Today I’m guest posting over at  Brianna has collected a great group of contributors for an advent study on the names of Jesus.  Head over there to read my post and the others in this series. Sneak Peak- John the Baptist announced in John 1:29 “Look, the Lamb ofRead More →

We believe it is important to teach our children good work ethic.  No matter what you do in life there will always be work to do.  One of the best things we can do for our children is to teach them to do their work quickly, correctly, and joyfully asRead More →

Character trait studies you can do with your kids! Honesty Principle- God always wants us to be honest and not to lie or trick anyone What is honesty?-  truthfulness, what really happened, exactly what happened, what is real, the complete story What is a lie?-  untruthful, not what happened, notRead More →

  Children must learn to be obedient to their parents!  Let’s look at a few verses that we can point to in Scripture that can teach our children that God desires for them to be obedient to us. Raising Godly Children  Part 1   Part 2   Part 3   Part 4  Read More →

 Teaching by Scripture Today we will look at a few verses that talk about the importance of knowing scripture and using it to teach and correct. Raising Godly Children   Part 1   Part 2   Part 3   Part 4   Part 6 2 Timothy 3:14-15(NIV) 14 But as for you, continue in what you haveRead More →

Disciplining Children In part 3 of our Raising Godly Children study we looked at Proverbs 22:6 about training up our children.  Reading the commentaries on this verse I realized that not only do I need to pray for blessings on my teachings but also for discipline.  Today we will lookRead More →

Raising Godly Children Part 1   Part 2   Part 4   Part 5   Part 6 Proverbs 22:6 Train Up a Child Yesterday I posted about making God the center of our daily lives and consciously speaking about Him to our children daily.  Today I will focus on what God has toRead More →

Raising Godly Children Part 1   Part 3   Part 4   Part 5   Part 6 Deuteronomy 6:5-9  Impress Them on Your Children Deuteronomy 6:5-9 5 Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength. 6 These commandments that I give you today are toRead More →

One day my kids and I were listening to a Jonathan Park Adventure on cd on the way to Grandma’s house.  In the story Jonathan’s teacher would not let him talk about God in the classroom.  My daughter wanted to know why Jonathan wasn’t allowed to talk about God.  I explainedRead More →

Character Trait studies for mom and kids! Obedience Principle- God always wants everyone to be obedient to him and wants children to be obedient to their parents What is obedience?-  following the rules, doing what I’m told (immediately), consent with contentment, heed to authority What is an example of being obedient?-Read More →