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One girl's conversation with foster parents will leave you speechless

What does belonging to a family mean to you? For one girl, it took years to find out.
Courtnie Erickson, FamilyShare Modified: August 23, 2014 at 5:40 am •  Published: August 25, 2014

Being a member of a family is a tremendous blessing that, unfortunately, many of us take for granted. We all have bad days with our family. We have children who we may want to run and hide from, a spouse that makes us angry and even extended family that may just drive us nuts.

Even though these bad days come, we need to remember the blessings that come from being a member of a family. As you will see in this video, there are many individuals out there that will give anything to be a part of a family. All they want is someone who unconditionally loves and cares for them.

Here are three reasons why we should always show love to our family, even on those tough days.

You can rely on them

Even though we all have family members that are harder to get along with than others, they are still family and will be around when we need them most. Think about when you had a bad day at work, who did you go home and complain to? Was it your spouse? Your mom? Your sister? What about when your babysitter canceled and you needed someone fast? Was it a family member that you dialed first?

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