My elderly aunt had to be in the hospital for an extended time. When I went to pick up my uncle, I glanced around their house. I could tell she hadn’t been there for a few days. He washed dishes and straightened up a little, but it just wasn’t the same.
The Bible tells women to “look well to the ways of their households”. I’m not undermining the jobs of men, because they are certainly important. But when it comes to the home, there’s nothing like a woman’s touch.
Our families are healthier and happier when we do our job at home, and realize the importance of it. Nutritious meals, a neat and clean home, and regular routines contribute to the well-being of our families.
Let’s thank God for our gift of homemaking, and take pride in that important job!
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