What makes you perfect? Good enough? Worthy? Is it when you have meals ready on the table, when lunches are packed and ready to go, or if the house is tidy? Perhaps when you’ve succeeded in balancing your family budget? On top of their daily responsibilities, mothers also try to combat self-destructive thoughts of not meeting and exceeding expectations. Furthermore, wives and mothers the world over are hindered by anxiety caused by the exasperating pursuit of perfection whilst making sense of their individual identity versus the roles they fulfill. FamilyLife staff Lisa Pike shares her struggles with embracing her role as both wife and mother. Are you a wife and/or mother struggling to make the grade? Listen to Lisa’s story and learn how she gains strength.
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