How to Care for Our Elderly Parents
The later years of our parents' lives give us the opportunity to honor them in a different way than we did when we were children. Back then, essentially, we had to do what we were told, as long as no law was violated or disobedience to God was implied. We knew the fifth commandment well (at least the first part): "Honor your father and mother. Then you will live a long, full life in the land the Lord your God is giving you." (Exodus 20:12). Now, as adults, we may be raising our own children. But what about our parents? What should we do now that they have aged and we have grown?