"Love impels growth and growth sometimes strips us of the material comforts that would hold us back from progress. When baby birds are learning to fly, it isn’t unusual for the parent bird to stay a distance from the nest during feeding to encourage their young to try their wings. This may mean a few falls in the process! But soon they will be flying."
This excerpt appears in my new article "Love is reflected in home," published in the March 19, 2012 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel.
When I made the move from the US to France, there were many adjustments to be made - and not only for me. Read about my courageous daughter's experience adjusting to college life after mom seemed to fly the coop. Prayer and a Psalm were key to her finding her wings and taking to the sky.
Love is reflected in home