greater love

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A Greater Love

Eden went through a surprising phase for a few weeks about a year ago where she refused to listen to us, wouldn't accept discipline, and physically lashed out. We were blindsided by this whole thing. Nothing we did was working to bring her out of it. She refused time out, refused to stay in her room, would laugh when we got frustrated with her physical responses, spit at us even. It was like something got into her that was alien and she became someone else that we were unfamiliar with. We felt powerless to stop it for a while. Eventually, we found a way to respond graciously and patiently {mostly} but it was taxing. And when she finally exited this...