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EPH 6:1 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.
ROM 1:30 slanderers, God-haters, insolent, arrogant and boastful; they invent ways of doing evil; they disobey their parents;
2 TIM 3:2 People will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, proud, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy,
EPH 6:2 "Honor your father and mother"--which is the first commandment with a promise--
THE GIFT OF HONOR Honor is a decision we make to place high value, worth, and importance on another person by viewing him or her as priceless gifts and granting him or her a position in our lives worthy of great respect; and Love involves putting that decision into action. (Gary Smally and John Trent, The Gift of Honor, pg. 280
EPH 6:3 "that it may go well with you and that you may enjoy long life on the earth."
PROV 4:10 Listen, my son, accept what I say, and the years of your life will be many.
Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.
COL 3:21 Fathers, do not embitter your children, or they will become discouraged.
EPH 6:4 (NASB) Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.
TROPHY CHILD Our job as parents is to raise children who love Jesus and leave home as responsible adults. We prepare them for a lifetime of following Christ, working hard, being married, and raising a family. Ted Cunningham, Trophy Child: Saving Parents From Performance, Preparing Children for Something Greater Than Themselves. p. 15
MAT 7:9 "Which of you, if his son asks for bread, will give him a stone?
MAT 7:10 Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a snake?
MAT 7:11 If you, then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give good gifts to those who ask him!