Stop chasing perfection and let God make your way perfect, as the psalm says (Psalm 18:32). His definition of perfect will probably not look the way yours does. God cares about your heart and the heart of your children. He understands that you can never be perfect and he loves you anyway.
–Lisa TerKeurst in her book “Am I Messing Up My Kids? … and Other Questions Every Mom Asks” *
* I haven’t actually read this book, but I loved this quote Teaque [who used to blog …] shared with me. Now the book is on my to-read list. Lisa TerKeurst is one of several authors who write devotions that appear in my inbox.