"First things first. Before we formulate a plan to disciple our kids can we spend some time working on us [parents] … just you and me?…Your relationship with Jesus is the most important element of the legacy path. We are not seeking perfection here, rather authenticity rooted in a real relationship with Christ."
Brian Haynes, The Legacy Path: Discover Intentional Spiritual Parenting (Nashville: Randall House, 2011), 17-18.
WHAT RESPONSIBILITIES DOES THE BIBLE PLACE ON PARENTS?
Parenting can be one of the greatest joys in life, but it certainly comes with significant responsibilities, which can be overwhelming to many. The Bible provides excellent support to parents and is keenly relevant today. In this helpful article, ministry director David Shaffer shares insights on the biblical mandate to parents found in Deuteronomy 6.