Monthly Archives: March 2018

Faithful to Pray for Parents

Pray for your parents. — pray for those in authority over you.  1 Timothy 2:1-3   Having settled the authority issue, there is now room to address the issue of prayer for our parents. In the second chapter of 1 … Continue reading

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Faithful to Respect Parental Authority

Respect the authority of your Parents Hebrews 13:17 Although the context of Hebrews 13:17 is one of reference to governments and other leaders, it is not a faulty application to ascribe it to the child-parent relationship. Parents are to be … Continue reading

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Faithful to Honor Parents

Honor your Parents – Exodus 20:12 The literal definition of the Hebrew word translated honor is to “make weighty (Strongs 2010).” To make weighty infers that we are to make our parents important in our lives. The word used by … Continue reading

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Faithful to Obey Parents

Obey your Parents – Colossians 3:17-25 Obedience means to do what you are told. Paul was adamant about the responsibility of children belonging to believers to do what they are told by their parents. In the context, Paul is speaking … Continue reading

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Faithful to Work Without Complaint

Day 5 –Work without complaining – Philippians 2:14-18 When Paul taught the Philippians to do all things without grumbling, he meant all things, including work. The reason he gives is powerful. If a believer complains or grumbles, they destroy their … Continue reading

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Faithful to Work in Order to Give to the Lord

Day 4 – So that you will have something to give to the Lord. 2 Corinthians 9:1-14 As God established the Law of Moses, He included numerous requirements for giving to those charged with conducting public worship and meeting the … Continue reading

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Faithful to Work in Order to Share

Day 3 – So that you will have something to give to one in need Ephesians 4:25-32 Writers and speakers will sometimes use contrast to emphasize a point. That method of rhetoric is very effective. In fact, it is the … Continue reading

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