Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Word Filled Wednesday ~ Teach Your Children

I'm linking up with Internet Cafe for another Word Filled Wednesday.

Since I've been working with children, I realize what sponges they can be.  They listen to everything you say and watch everything you do. 

What a responsibility! 

God's Word teaches us how we are to teach our children.

So, teach your children well!

Blessings and love,

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Guiding Light said...

What a beautiful blog! Stopping by from WFW - love this! Training our children is such a huge responsibility we have. Thank you for posting. Have a wonderfully blessed WFW!

Cindy said...

I agree. I love the photo of the kids' shoes!

Joan said...

Great post, Debbie. It's true these little ears here a lot and absorb.

Have a blessed WFW!


Marsha Young said...

Debbie - Yep - little sponges is just what they are. It really pays to pay attention to what they come into contact with doesn't it - since they ARE goiing to soak it right in.

They seems to really be soaking in your love and attention! :)
God bless you - Marsha

bp said...

So true, their little minds are sponges. This verse is a great reminder to me to be dilligent in what I teach Caleb.

Hugs to you!

Grace on the Narrow Path said...

I love my little sponges too!!! Thank you for caring to teach them.
God bless you.

Heidi said...

Thank you... yes, so true... I think mine are calling right now :) Blessings!

Sandy said...

So true. I love kids so much.
I remember a song from the
late 60's or early 70's by
Crosby, Stills and Nash called
Teach Your Children. I was
reminded of it in reading this.

Karen said...

I know God will bless you for planting good seed in rich soil!

Karen Mortensen said...

I wish more parents would do this.

Michele Katherine said...

Hi Debbie,

Well, my Sponge (son) is all grown-up, but I'm praying that all of those years he was soaking-up Gods Word will cleanse his heart.

Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a right spirit within me. ~ Psalm 51:10

God bless you,

Sassy Granny ... said...

I'm so grateful for parents who taught us well - everything from love of the Lord, to appreciation for His creation; from manners to work ethic; from faithfulness to integrity.

I pray I've done half that job with my own. And then I pray they'll do likewise with theirs.


Phivos Nicolaides said...

Yes, Debbie it's very important teaching the children and especially leading them by our example... Have a wonderful weekend full of joy. Philip

Moments of Grace said...

I recall as a young child being indfluenced by the words and actions of my own sweet parents. As a result, I was able to pass my faith and values on to my children and grandchildren.

Our children are the only assurance we have that what we believe will be carried into the next generation. I am so grateful for the privilege of passing my faith along.

Thank you for this lovely post and the blessing you always are to me.

In Grace,

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