I don’t know about your mom, but every time Mother’s Day rolled around, my mother would say, “Every day is Mother’s Day.” As children, we were taught from very early on to honor our father and mother.
Doesn’t the Torah (Bible) teach us that we should respect our parents all the time?
Yes, it does. But respect and honor don’t always translate into appreciation. Nowadays, children and teenagers seem to have a sense of entitlement, feeling that adults owe them. We are living in the Me Generation, and it’s never too early to educate kids on the important value of appreciation for their parents. Continue reading