God's Counsel To Parents

The instruction in Proverbs 22:6 to “Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it” (see article) is a difficult saying for most parents, because we feel we have failed our children in so many ways. “Training” is more than teaching.

The word may be defined, “to mold character, instruct by exercise, drill, to make obedient to orders, to put or point in an exact direction, to prepare for a contest.” All parents are training their children in one way or another.

In the following article, let us briefly look at some of God’s instructions in training up a child:

See here.

Mike Riley, Gospel Snippets