We all want to be a "favorite" of someone, and when we expect that desire to be fulfilled by a person, we inevitably will be disappointed, which opens the door to jealousy.
Instead, we need to realize that we are our heavenly Father's favorite, and look to Him for our acceptance. We also need to continually remind our kids that they are their heavenly Father's favorite and to find their security in Him.
We also got a little off track when talking about Joseph and this conversation was so good! You will definitely enjoy this podcast!