Category Archives: family

September 15th- in the words of St Francis of Assisi, “preach the Gospel, if necessary, use words.”

Matthew 10: 32“Therefore everyone who confesses Me before men, I will also confess him before My Father who is in heaven. 33“But whoever denies Me before men, I will also deny him before My Father who is in heaven. As … Continue reading

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September 10th-We must try to approach the Lord from the best position possible if we expect our petitioning to have an effect

Malachi 2: 13“This is another thing you do: you cover the altar of the LORD with tears, with weeping and with groaning, because He no longer regards the offering or accepts it with favor from your hand. 14“Yet you say, … Continue reading

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August 28th- keeping in mind that our children are always watching has the added benefit of giving us a heightened sense of responsibility for our actions.

Joel 1: 3 Tell your sons about it, And let your sons tell their sons, And their sons the next generation. This is the way teaching is to be done. Teaching your children is a Biblically sound practice. One of … Continue reading

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August 25th-It is understood that parenting will involve teaching God’s law to our children.

Hosea 4: 6 My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge. Because you have rejected knowledge, I also will reject you from being My priest. Since you have forgotten the law of your God, I also will forget your children. … Continue reading

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August 8th- Sadly, the family unit no longer carries the significance it did even a short time ago.

Ezekiel 20:16 because they rejected My ordinances, and as for My statutes, they did not walk in them; they even profaned My sabbaths, for their heart continually went after their idols. 17“Yet My eye spared them rather than destroying them, … Continue reading

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July 18th-We have to ask ourselves, do we honor our parents as we should?

Jeremiah 22:15 “Do you become a king because you are competing in cedar? Did not your father eat and drink And do justice and righteousness? Then it was well with him. 16 “He pled the cause of the afflicted and … Continue reading

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July 2nd-King Hezekiah’s first response to the bad news is to approach the Lord for His help and guidance

Isaiah 371And when King Hezekiah heard it, he tore his clothes, covered himself with sackcloth and entered the house of the LORD. King Hezekiah’s first response to the bad news is to approach the Lord for His help and guidance. … Continue reading

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