This post by Ann Voskamp, one of my favourite bloggers of all time, was touching to me. If you have a few minutes, head on over and let her tell you What to do on Hard Days.
How to Train Up a Child. Ever heard of the book? It is very controversial and here is a review by Tim Challies. It is a two part review, actually; part 1, part 2. If you follow the links to the review you will discover that Tim Challies speaks against using the methods that are encouraged within the book. I am in agreement with Mr. Challies.
There is an excellent post about honesty on Warrior Wives. I think that the point, truth without love and kindness is honesty but still sinful, is correct. I encourage you to read this excellent post for yourself if time allows.
This post on Grace Full Mama was really touching in its examination of what serving is all about.