(Cartoon from Joyful Toons)
There’s been much discussion and some flat out mean arguing about the ministry of a woman/wife/mom and what her role in the home, church, and society should or shouldn’t be. Reading these various articles has actually given me an upset stomach, but when I just come back to God’s word I find peace and the heart of my loving Father and perfect God who knows how He designed a woman and what’s best for her. He is good. He does not desire us to bear a burden that is not ours to bear, yet He stretches us in ways we wouldn’t usually volunteer for.
One thing I know for sure, whether you work outside your home or not, whether you’re involved in a formal church ministry or not, whether you’re a skilled and crafty domestic woman or not, God designed you to be the builder of your home. And the ministry of a wife IS a high and holy calling.