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Parents Lost Their Way
Back In the Day
The culture does not trust or empower these authorities now. Children have the power.
Kid’s Rule the Day
We’re more concerned about a child’s self-esteem; we say that we don’t want to hurt them. Joe Biden told a mom that if their child believes he’s a she, the mom should affirm the child’s belief, and the government should provide a path for the child to transition to their preferred gender.
Teach Them Diligently
Hear, O Israel: The LORD our God, the LORD is one. You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might. And these words that I command you today shall be on your heart. You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise (Deuteronomy 6:4-7).
“Teach them diligently to your children.” Teach means to incise or cut into a stone. Parents should impress biblical values on their children firmly. We should teach them what is right and wrong.
You can hate me now and love me later, or you can love me now and hate me later.
Teach Them Early
Give Them Attitude
If you want to discuss these concepts more, you’re welcome to chat with us in our community.
If you struggle in any of these ways, I appeal to you to find help. You must grow in courage, wisdom, and practice, or you will export chaos to your child.
Rick launched the Life Over Coffee global training network in 2008 to bring hope and help for you and others by creating resources that spark conversations for transformation. His primary responsibilities are resource creation and leadership development, which he does through speaking, writing, podcasting, and educating.
In 1990 he earned a BA in Theology and, in 1991, a BS in Education. In 1993, he received his ordination into Christian ministry, and in 2000 he graduated with an MA in Counseling from The Master’s University. In 2006 he was recognized as a Fellow of the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC).