By Hillary Fields
In "Space Chimps," out on DVD and Blu-ray November 25th from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Ham, a well-meaning slacker, is given a daunting mission to rid a faraway planet of evil. As the grandson of the first primate sent to space, this lovable ne'er-do-well must prove he, like his famous predecessor, has the "Right Stuff." Unfortunately, if he’s going to find it, he’ll need a lot of support.
Through humor, the movie highlights how family expectations can lead to some uncomfortable—even painful—family roles. In real life, it's not always so easy to recognize and address these issues when it's our family dynamic in question, but it is vitally important. If we take each others' contributions for granted, it can lead to resentments and feelings of estrangement. Remember, even the littlest of us has something to offer!
Here are some simple, spiritual tips to help you appreciate your family members more.