Presentation on theme: "GOD I II III Jesus replied, “Love the Lord Your God with all your heart, soul, mind."— Presentation transcript:
GOD I II III Jesus replied, “Love the Lord Your God with all your heart, soul, mind.
10 Commandments First Table of the Law 1.You shall have no other gods. 2. You shall not misuse the name of the Lord your God. 3. Remember the Sabbath day by keeping it holy.
GOD I II III Our neighbor HUMANS IV V VI VII VIII IX X Jesus replied, “Love the Lord Your God with all your heart, soul, mind. And the second is like it: Love your neighbor as yourself.”
10 Commandments Second Table of the Law 4. Honor your father and your mother. 5. You shall not murder. 6. You shall not commit adultery. 7. You shall not steal. 8. You shall not give false testimony against your neighbor. 9. You shall not covet your neighbor’s house. 10. You shall not covet your neighbor’s wife, or high man servant, or his maidservant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor.
Who is “our neighbors?” -All people are our neighbors -We are to love those we like as well as our enemies. (Matthew 5:44)
“Love your neighbor and yourself” (Matthew 22:39)
Fourth Commandment “Honor your father and your mother” What does this mean? We should fear and love God so that we do not despise or anger our parents and other authorities but honor them, serve and obey them, love and cherish them.
AUTHORITY Parents and anyone who God has place over us and has authority over us.
HONOR “to show respect and publicly esteem someone” RESPECT “to hold someone in honor and esteem” ESTEEM “to regard highly or favorable with respect or admiration.” To give honor means “to show them and treat them with great respect.”
OBEY “to do as they ask”
OBEY “to do as they ask” “to give over and yield to the power or authority of another.”
SERVE “to gladly provide what they need”
LOVE “Putting the needs of another person before your own”
It’s a life long commitment It’s a life long commitment.
“…that it may go well with you and that you may enjoy long life on the earth.” Ephesians 6:3
As Christians, your first loyalty is to God, then your parents.
He forbids we despise them and anger them with our disobedience or by any other kind of sin. God Forbids in Fourth Commandment
1.Your parents are NOT perfect. 2.Communicate and spend time with them. 3.See things from their point of view. 4.Hold your temper and don’t raise your voice.