I was cycling the exact same route for several days in a row. However, the wind direction – and speed – changed each day. I went from having a tail wind on a stretch of road one day, to a head wind on the same section of road the next. I saw my average speed double with the wind behind me, and drop to half when it was against me. It was quite noticeable!
Parenting can be tough. But, thankfully, there is a instruction manual we can download that will teach us all we ever needed to know. Our lives on this planet, are not designed to be lived out in isolation. God made us to live in Community. And in the bible, we find the perfect instructions to live the best lives we can, and see perfect examples of how to parent.