Personal Note On Balancing Act Essay

1361 Words May 2nd, 2016 6 Pages
Balance. I never considered myself to be the most balanced person and honestly as a parent I still don 't. As you might already know, the life of a parent is very unpredictable, fast, nonstop and leaves you at the edge of your seat. Between cooking, cleaning, baths, Dr. appointments, playtime, work, ministry, practice, and many other things, where do you find consistent balance in the midst of all that? I wanted to start a series that emphasized the real struggle of parents trying to manage most facets of their lives, which falls into one word, Balance. I had a hard time trying to find the right title for this series and what kept coming to me was Balancing Act. I have heard this term before but wanted to know what the proper definition was for it. I searched it up on Google and this is what it said, an action or activity that requires a delicate balance between different situations or requirements. Does that sound like a life of a parent? I think so. Please don 't think for one moment that by writing about this topic that I have figured it all out and that my life is as balanced as it can be, I just want to share what I 've learned the last two years and am still learning today and hopefully it can be of help to a father out there. Balancing Act blog series will consist of four major areas in my life and many individuals that I know. The following topics are:

Fatherhood / Motherhood
Career
Ministry
Marriage
I have been blessed and consider myself the luckiest man on…

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