Verse: Galatians 2:9
Further Scripture Readings:
In Galatians 2:9, Paul refers to Peter (Cephas), James and John as “pillars.” They had been the earliest leaders of the church. They inspired it, they usually protected it in opposition to heretical educating.
Pillars assist. They undergird and uphold. One of many main duties of a mom is to offer her kids assist. Right here’s how:
- Program your kids for fulfillment. What you need them to be, inform them they’re.
- Expose your kids to folks you admire. In case you encompass your kids with these you admire—youth group leaders, lecturers, baby-sitters, relations—you’ll be able to present a “stereo” model of value-training.
- Inform, inform, inform your kids what they’re doing proper. Lavish honest phrases of reward in your kids, no matter their age.
- Train your kids to develop into pillars to others. Encourage them to take a position reward and encouragement within the lives of their associates.
It’s not laborious to be a pillar of assist for our kids. Like most of us, they’re ready to be inspired.
This devotion is from the NIV Mom’s Devotional Bible by Zondervan. Used with permission.