Identifying Your Family Vision

  "You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth." ~ Kahlil Gibran

 

In the birth of your son/daughter what are you most grateful for?

 

What are your greatest hopes & fears about parenthood?

 

How do you envisage yourselves as parents?

 

How do you envisage being a family?

 

What, from your own upbringings, do you want to emulate for your son/daughter?

 

 What, from your own upbringings, do you wish to forgive and do differently?

 

What values would you like your son/daughter to grow up with  (spiritual or otherwise)?

 

How would you like to be supported in this?

(From God, parents, family, godparents, friends & community?)

 

What unique qualities can you see within your son/daughter?

His/Her essence & character?