he will gather the lambs in his arms;he will carry them in his bosom, and gently lead those that are with young. Isaiah 40:11
I'm always so encouraged by Ann Voskamp's words. If you read blogs, hers is definitely one to put at the top of the list. http://www.aholyexperience.com/
In her latest posting, she talks about the fear associated with motherhood--investing in the souls of babes. It can be a terrifying experience, and yet, what higher calling is there really? At one point, she stops and says: "