Emotionally Healthy Parents Are Cheerful
I get it. Life “happens.” Circumstances come our way that are not pleasant, even down right frustrating. Sometimes we need to tie a knot at the end of our parenting rope and hang on for dear life. However, hanging on for dear life, for all of our life, is not a particularly healthy way to live life. Wouldn’t you agree?
Let me introduce the emotionally healthy habit of cheerfulness.
Proverbs says, “Being cheerful keeps you healthy. It’s a slow death to be gloomy all the time.” Proverbs 17:22 TEV. I happen to wholeheartedly agree with these words. Life tends to be experienced better when there