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First Baptist Church Lipan

Rendering Honor: Father And Mother (2)

Rendering Honor: Father And Mother
Scripture:  Ephesians 6: 1-4             Key Verse:  Ephesians 6:2

INTRODUCTION
1.      We are called to give honor to whom it is due.
2.      God has built his kingdom to operate with honor.
3.      We learn honor at home.

I.       HONOR MOTHER AND FATHER
         God has given us a head start on life.
         By obeying our parents, we learn the importance of honor.
        To follow their wisdom is to help us succeed. 

II.     DON'T PROVOKE CHILDREN
         Parents have a responsibility to their children.
         James 1:20 applies to parenting.
         Our goal is to prepare them with a life with God.

III.    INSTRUCTION OF THE LORD
         Are we pointing our children toward Jesus?
         Are we correcting them with Godly wisdom?
         Are we showing them honor at home?

CONCLUSION
1.     Honor starts with the parents.
2.     God is a perfect Father
3.      We are helping our children by teaching them honor.

 

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