Peaceful Family: Why is it Important?
"Home should be an anchor, a port in a storm, a refuge, a happy place in which to dwell, a place where we are loved and where we can love."
- Marvin J. Ashton
During the past years, the population has been rapidly increasing due to the growing numbers of family members. As part of the society the family has an important role in the community. This is where a person's character and personality begin to form. Therefore, it is important that home should be a sanctuary for every member of the family. This is the foundation of every child future's development form.
But sadly, nowadays, having peaceful family becomes a challenge due to many issues. So why is it important that we maintain peacefulness and happy environment in our home?
The result of having a peaceful and happy environment in our home is to have a much meaningful and enjoyable life!
"If we are peaceful, if we are happy, we can smile, and everyone in our family, our entire society, will benefit from our peace.
- Thich Nhat Hanh
As the saying goes, if we keep our family a place where we can truly smile, everyone will feel secure and comfortable. They will feel safer and loved. Aside from this, our community will benefit too, we will become a good person whom easily get along with rather than a person who is irreconcilable and violent.
"Those who promote peace have joy."
- Proverbs 12:20
Peaceful people tend to be happier. Why? Because they have an inner peace that no one else can get. They are more likely to have a low chance of getting chronic diseases.
Problems and misunderstandings are inevitable, but we need to be patient and work hard to uphold it. In doing this, it will benefit us and the people around us. Always remember that the most important thing is, how disputes is dealt accordingly. What ever the circumstances are, think of the beneficial result that a peacemaker can make, always put effort and habitually put it into practice. Remember peacemaker always find peace inside and those around him.
August 26, 2022
The person who is happy in his family can make great output in his professional life. You are right that peace in families are decreasing. Small families are creating. But above all family system is a great system. It binds all together. So we need to keep this bond.