Role of parents in christian dating
Teach them to your children and to their children after them" (Deuteronomy 4:9-10).We would all like to believe that our children will make the right choices based on lessons taught.It takes time and discipline to maintain, especially with the many obstacles that cross our path – in my case, raising a child with special needs.The vows we shared included “for better or worse, in sickness and in health.” There was never a thought about the possibility of having a special needs child, nor any discussion of how much stress and strain such a situation would put on our marriage.Today, parents must choose who and what shapes their children's lives.
One father tried to take a short-cut in explaining responsibility by saying, "It's not what you do, but whether or not you get caught. And there may be countless times when our children make careless decisions and even choose to reject instruction.
If our child found a dollar bill at the playground, what would he do with it?
What sort of "measuring rod" will a child apply as his benchmark for honesty?
Christian Parenting - To Choose Christian parents face the difficult task of raising children in a world of "correctness." In the past, children grew up in a society that clearly defined what was right and what was wrong.
Parents were recognized as the primary authority figure in their children's lives.