let go…

Let go of your children and watch them grow…

Let Go

I have seen this from personal experience. The more I would hold on to my son the farther away he became. When I decided to let go and let him make his own decisions (and face the consequences), the more I saw him flourish. He now shows me daily that he can make a decision, stick with it, and succeed. More importantly, he seems to follow his parent’s lead in many ways. I have to say that one of the hardest things I had to do was to see my son drive out of the driveway, on his own, in a car. That was the time that I felt completely out of control. Up until that time I knew where he was and felt in control of the situation. Now I had to admit to myself that I had no control and had to depend on my faith that what I had taught him his whole life would keep him safe…

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