Paula Faris, former anchor for ABC’s “Good Morning America” and “The View”, discusses her decision to leave her high-profile career to focus on her family and advocate for working mothers. She sheds light on the unfair treatment and scrutiny that mothers face in America, highlighting the importance of celebrating motherhood and supporting mothers in their dual roles as caregivers and contributors to society. This perspective, she notes, is prevalent in other countries. Faris discusses her struggle with faith and work, emphasizing that the biblical Proverbs 31 woman was a successful businesswoman as well as a devoted mother, challenging the church to better support and celebrate the roles of mothers in both family and professional spheres.
Do you believe moms should be shamed for wanting to stay home with young children rather than being in the workforce?