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You And Your Family

 

PARENTING WITH A PURPOSE

 

May 8, 2016

 

 

Five Biblical Qualities:

 

Compassion

Consistency

Cooperation

Commitment

Courage

 

Parenting is designed by God to accomplish his purposes.

  1. Parenting is a method God uses to build disciples to minister to the next generation
  2. Parenting is a method God uses to build and mature our faith.
  3. Our parenting stories are a method God uses to encourage other parents.

 

PURPOSE 

PLEASURE – Children are a gift and bring fun into our lives.

Children are a gift from the Lord.  They are a reward from him.  Psalm 127:3

 

UNDERSTANDING (Good Judgement) – We develop Godly understanding and teach it to our children.

 

The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding. 

Proverbs 9:10

 

RIGHTEOUSNESS – We grow to understand God’s righteousness and why it is important.

…seek HIS kingdom and HIS righteousness

Matthew 6:33

 

PRAY – We learn to pray earnestly and how to use scripture in our prayers.

Psalm 1

 

OTHERS – We learn how to be selfless and to teach our children to do the same.

Let us not give up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, let us encourage one another.

Hebrews 10:25

 

SURRENDER- We learn to focus on God and trust him for the results.

So here’s what I want you to do, God helping you: take your everyday, ordinary life – your sleeping, eating, going-to-work, and walking-around life- and place it before God as an offering.

 

Romans 12:1 MSG

 

ENCOURAGEMENT – We learn to encourage others with telling our stories.

 

Joshua 1:8-9

 

I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.

Philippians 4:13

 

GOD’S INVESTMENT PLAN

God + People = Eternal Investment

 

 

 

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

 

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