Sermons on Family
Whatever your role in the family… •Mum•Dad•Brother / Sister•Grandma•Grandpa•Favourite aunt•Hip uncle•Church friends who have been there forever•Greatest Sunday teacher ever•Preacher –Elder –Deacon What is the price for being a christian? Proverbs 16:1New American Standard Bible Contrast the Upright and the Wicked 16 The plans of the heart belong to man,But the answer of the tongue is from the Lord.
The family that will survive Adversity1.God is the Unquestioned Head•Not because of superiority, but the need to lead in the familyChrist ‘subjected himself’ to GodHusband ‘subjects himself’ to ChristWife ‘subjects herself’ to her husbandChildren ‘subject themselves’ to their parents This is God’s way of taking care of the homeIt is not an HONOUR he bestows upon a husband and father,… 1.God is the Unquestioned Head•For God’s plan to work:God must be the head of each houseAnd God must have a…
Proverbs 22:6 (NASB) 6 Train up a child [a]in the way he should go,Even when he is old he will not depart from it.
God’s will for a family Together Husband and wife Are to put God and His word at the forefront of the relationship. Seek God’s wisdom and direction in all things from His word and in prayer. Are to work as members of the household of God. Are to make your home a place where it is obvious to everyone that Jesus lives and rules there. Deuteronomy 6:4-9 (NASB) 4 “Hear, O Israel! The Lord is our God, the Lord is one! 5 You shall love the Lord your God with all…
•Your children will spend your time and money •Your children will wear out your carpet and furniture •Your children will break the unbreakable •Your children will bring out the best and worst in you •Hardest job ever…! Ephesians 6:4 (NASB) 4 Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.
Parent = Pilot, Anchor, Rescue crew, Engineer, Navigator, Training School Proverbs 22:6 Proverbs 22:6 (NASB) Train up a child [a]in the way he should go,Even when he is old he will not depart from it.