Carol Bovee is a wife, mother, teacher, cancer caregiver, writer, lover of music and nature, and child of the King who longs for heaven, where there will be joy in the presence of our Father! Used by permission from the devotional Help! I’m a Parent: Christian Parenting in the Real World edited by Drs. Claudio and Pamela Consuegra. Published by the Review and Herald Publishing Association, 2015.