Seven months into parenthood, I knew something had to change. I had expected the diaper changes, the snotty noses, even the sleepless nights; but I had not anticipated the frustration, the fear, or the perpetual feeling of falling behind.
I woke up one morning to my daughter babbling in her crib. As I laid there for several minutes, willing her to go back to sleep, I began thinking through everything that needed to be done that day: dishes, laundry, errands, bills. As I ticked each item off, a familiar sense of being overwhelmed settled into my heart. There was so much to do and never enough time to do it. I could barely manage the baby, much less the rest of my home. “Lord”, I whispered out. loud, “I am so tired. How am I going to get it all done today?”.
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God was gracious enough to answer my prayer by teaching me the key to productivity in His economy. To read more, visit the original article posted at DevotableApp.com by clicking here.