In the Facebook age we willingly sacrifice face-to-face time with our children for non-family self-development programs. Psychologists know that our most influential relationships throughout our life are with our immediate and extended families. When adversity strikes - it is more likely you will find support and safety with your family.
Our challenge to you - as a family, will you schedule at least ONE meal every week where every member of your family takes an active role in preparing, enjoying and cleaning up after your meal. Sometime, consider picking a topic of interest - charity, giving, encouragement, love, relationships, temptations - and concluding with a short prayer. When you fulfill this promise to your family you will see an amazing transformation. The real benefit may not even be fully realized until years later.
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