Why is Obedience a Virtue?

Add "Obedience" to the long list of Christian topics I write about but personally stink at.  It's an aspirational faith, and anyway, if my writing does nothing else, it amuses the people who know me in real life.When I first became a parent, the concept that my children should obey me, and that I should teach them to obey me, was utterly foreign.  I knew you wanted the kids to behave well, but I wasn't so sure that I was in my rights insisting on obedience.I bring this up because Eve T … [Read more...]