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10 Biblical quotes for exhausted parents

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Cerith Gardiner - published on 01/07/20

Short quotes from Scripture to inspire any worn out mom or dad.

With holiday celebrations over, many parents are feeling pretty wiped out, physically and emotionally and maybe even financially. So to give all you tired moms and dads out there a bit of a boost, here are a selection of short quotes from the Bible that will inspire and give you strength. Take a moment to reflect on these words of God — heavenly help for the new year and decade ahead. (We recommend sticking these around the house for daily encouragement!)


MOM AND DAUGHTER ON COUCH

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Sainte Rose de Lima

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