Have you ever said to yourself, “Why in the world am I related to these people?” Are you convinced that you are the only sane person in your family and everyone else is crazy? Don’t worry, everyone in your family is thinking the same thing about you.
Dysfunctional families seem to be the rule, not the exception. One of the reasons we love classic movies such as A Christmas Story and National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation is because those crazy families remind us of our own crazy families. It seems like every family has at least one Cousin Eddie. So, rather than just survive your family, how can you thrive in your family? It starts by recognizing five ancient truths God has established about family. These five timeless truths will hopefully give you a little better perspective about family and hopefully can begin to help you better navigate your crazy family.