Bought by the Blood

February 3, 2010

What Kind of Legacy Am I Leaving?

Filed under: Family,parenting — cubsfan1980 @ 9:48 am
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Not only does Chick-fil-A have some of the best food around, but I love the heart of their CEO.  Below is an excerpt from his blog about leaving a legacy for your kids.  Definitely great things to think about as parents have an eternal impact.

As a parent, I think part of our job is to be contagious and infect our kids with the best of what we’re capable of. The joy, the hope, the hard work, the trust in the Lord. We’ve got so many wonderful things to hand down to our kids. But when we get distracted, when we lose our focus, we might end up being shocked what they’ve picked up from the way we live our lives.

Read the rest at Being a Contagious Parent.


1 Comment »

  1. Everyone’s situation is different and unique. The legacy you received helps to shape the one you leave. I believe — partly because it is self-serving — you do the best you can with what you have and pray that God will find a way to give your children anything that you’ve missed.

    Comment by Bob Lewis — February 3, 2010 @ 12:41 pm | Reply

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