Father, we ask that you help us understand your word through the guidance of the Holy Spirit, and open our hearts and minds so that we may incorporate your word and will into our lives for your glory.
“Know and believe today that the Lord is God. He is God in heaven above and on the earth below. There is no other god! Obey his laws and commands that I am giving you today so that things will go well for you and your children. Then you will live a long time in the land that the Lord your God is giving to you forever” (Deuteronomy 4:39-40)
“Correct your children, and you will be proud; they will give you satisfaction” (Proverbs 29:17)
“All your children will be taught by the Lord, and they will have much peace” (Isaiah 53:13)
“Fathers, do not make your children angry but raise them with the training and teaching of the Lord” (Ephesians 6:4)