Parenting is Hard. Often, we feel alone in our struggles to raise our children rightly. Often, we look at others and falsely imagine that they’ve figured it out or that their children are easy. But biblical parenting is always hard for every parent of every child. Godly parenting requires a great deal of prayer, sweat, and tears. In 12 Spurgeon Quotes for When Parenting Feels Hard, we have some challenging words from a very godly couple who found parenting hard.