Fail or succeed, but let them choose
August 15, 2021
You have seen it, surely. There’s the tomboy mom who somehow gave birth to a princess daughter who despises the dirty outdoors, but loves makeup, and high fashion. The mother is left to wonder if two babies got swapped in the hospital. It’s confusing stuff sometimes.
Andy was a farm boy. But he always pastored churches located in small towns, so our two sons were not raised in a farm atmosphere. In adulthood, both became city-preferring men. It sounds reasonable, given their town upbringing. But now one son has a boy who has lived in a large city all his life. And that kid is an outdoor...