Staggering Military Parents through a Christian Path
The problem about being a parent is, you know it’s hard but you only fully understand it when you become one. All the things about marriage is only half the thing that it is in reality and even lesser. You think of being a parent as some kind of challenge, a whole identity that you will slide yourself into just because your old goody and laid-back self couldn’t be existent anymore the moment you insert half the mass of your body towards the parenting life.
It gets more impossible to solve especially when your job and your parenting seems to be impossible to reconcile with one another. You need to balance everything, be at work on regular basis and be a full-time parent forever. But how are you even going to be present for all the days when you are braving the life of a soldier – a public officer who rarely gets to be home?
Presence in your child’s life is an important requirement to provide them the warmth and normal upbringing your child longs or needs to have. If you can’t be there for his or her life 24/7 how else you are going to make sure they are growing towards the direction they are heading to? What are the other ways to supplicate all the missing times what you supposed to be there and then you are not? How will you provide your ever-present presence by being rarely physically present yourself?
That is a lot of question but nonetheless it can be solved. A lot of parents have already tried to brave this situation and have thought of multiple ways to resolve the lack of presence in a military life for parents just like you do. And luckily a lot of them have succeeded and so you can do the same and follow their path and be successful at parenting through your military obligations.
The answer that most of them have found has something to do with strengthening your family bond in Christ’s teachings. There is no other way to attain peace and harmony and help but to push it through with the teaching of a Christian life. A lot of families with the same issue as you do have found refuge and solace in learning that all it takes is faith and your family’s woes and dilemma would be taken over.
In faith and strong belief, you will find your answer to grace your problems and walk past it together with your child. And if you are confused as to how are you going to make it happen then suffice it to say that you can make use of other people’s blogs on parenting and military life to help you push past it. It will be hard as you will start from the very start but it’s better than having nothing to resolve your issues, right?
Go ahead, relax and follow the rightful blog that talks about your situation and go and get your piece of advice.