God gave the woman something unique, especially as the mother of a home. She is the one who determines the nature of her home.
“But women will be saved through childbearing—if they continue in faith, love and holiness with propriety.” (1 Timothy 2:15 NIV)
What does this mean? The best way we can invest our time and lives is in raising children and a generation for God. This is the best way. God gave every mom the ability to influence and shape her children; we can have either a positive or negative effect on their lives. When we do this work, our own lives will be restored. This passage gives us a few basics on how to raise a home in the fear of God.
I think the foundation for love is denying oneself. Every mom knows that from the moment the baby arrives, their personal needs are no longer a priority. We need to be willing to let go of our own plans....