Pray for your children

Text Job 1:1-5. “…and he would rise early in the morning and offer burnt offerings according to the number of them all…Job 1:5. This is the most important duty that all the fathers should do. On our own it is difficult to raise godly children. This is the reason why God, who has created them, should be consulted[…]

Text: Genesis 18:1-21. “For I have chosen him, that he may command his children and his household after him to keep the way of the LORD by doing righteousness and justice, so that the LORD may bring to Abraham what he has promised him”, verse 19. The father should exercise authority and enforce law and order to[…]

Text: Colossians 3:1-17. “Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God”, verse 16. As a father, you should not only influence your children in ways of godliness but you yourself must practice godly living.[…]

Text: Deuteronomy 6:1-15. “And these words that I command you today shall be on your heart. You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise”, verses 6-7. This is a[…]

Test: Romans 2:17-29. “You then who teach others, do you not teacher yourself? While you preach against stealing, do you steal? verse 21. A father cannot properly discipline his children unless he first learns how to govern himself. As a father, how can you stop your children from coming home late when you yourself are a problem and cause[…]

Text: 1 Chronicles 16:37-43. “Then all the people departed each to his house, and David went home to bless his household”, verse 43. As a priest, a father should sacrifice spiritual sacrifices of prayer, praise and thanksgiving. A father should encourage private worship of God with his family and crave blessing from God upon his family members.[…]

A father is a king in his house

Text: Joshua 24:14-28. “And if it is evil in your eyes to serve the LORD, choose this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your fathers served in the region beyond the River, or the gods of the Amorites in whose land you dwell. But as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD”, verse[…]

A father is a prophet

Text: Ephesians 6:1-4. “Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord”, verse 4. As a prophet, the father is not holding the office of the prophet for there is no such office now. The Bible is complete. But he can and shall speak prophetically to[…]

Text: Matthew 17:14-21. “And Jesus answered, “O faithless and twisted generation, how long am I to be with you? How long am I to bear with you? Bring him here to me”, verse 17. You need to be strong in the faith. You need to be ready, not having any unconfessed sin in your life, otherwise the[…]

Text: Matthew 12:43-50. “When the unclean spirit has gone out of a person, it passes through waterless places seeking rest, but finds none. Then it says, ‘I will return to my house from which I came’. And when it comes, it finds the house empty, swept, and put in order. Then it goes and brings with it[…]