“The caregiver needs rest, too,” our Canadian ministry cohort advised. “You need to take time out,” my former internship director urged. “You need to rest,” my husband kindly said. Who? Me? Nah, I’m fine.
I just need a bigger cape.
I bet you, like me, have an invisible superhero cape. I wear mine daily and take on all of the responsibilites that come with it. My superhero cape reads, “Pastor’s Wife, Discipleship Leader, Health Educator, Spanish Student, Counselor, Advisor, Mentor, Daughter, Sister, and Friend.”