Family Life Tracts
Mommy and Daddy, Do You Know (#322)
Bible version used: KJV/NIV
Do you know
that all people, including children, belong to God?
Ezekiel 18:4 Behold, all souls are mine; as the soul of the father, so also the soul of the son is mine . . .
Do you know that God loves children and is very concerned about their wellfare?
Mark 10:14 . . . Suffer the little children to come unto me, and forbid them not: for of such is the kingdom of God.
Matthew 18:10 Take heed that ye despise not
one of these little ones.
Do you know that these children are loaned to you?
Psalm 127:3 Lo, children are an heritage of the LORD and the fruit of the womb is his reward.
Do you know that the shaping of your child’s life
is in your hands?
Proverbs 22:6 Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.
Do you know that it is your responsibility to
teach your children?
Deuteronomy 6:7 And thou shalt teach them (God’s commandments) diligently unto thy children . . .
Are you using the church family to help shape your child by faithful attendance at church and Sunday school?
Ecclesiastes 12:1 Remember now thy Creator in the days of thy youth . . .
2 Timothy 3:15 And that from a child thou hast known the holy Scriptures, which are able to make thee wise unto salvation through faith which is in Christ Jesus.
Are you sure that nothing in your
life destroys your child’s
love for God?
Matthew 18:6 But whoso shall offend one of these little ones which believe in me, it were better for him that a millstone were hanged about his neck, and that he were drowned in the depth of the sea.
Parents, do you love your children as much as
God loves them?
John 3:16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
Parents, don’t try to do this alone.
Bringing up a child is the most important job in your life. Ask God to give you what you need. Find a Bible-teaching church in your community to help you in this. You will be warmly welcomed.