We can learn so much about God and his love for us when we become a parent.
We want soooo much for our children. We don't want them to struggle. We don't want them to be hurt. We want them to have everything they need and everything that they want. We want absolutely nothing but the best for our children.
If we are made in the image of God and we are children of God and God loves us so much that he sent his only son to this earth to die for OUR sins so that whoever believes in him should not perish, but have everlasting life, then why in the world wouldn't God want us protected and provided for?
One of my favorite bible scriptures is: