“I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in truth” (3 John 1:4).
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Knowledge—real, firsthand knowledge that says “I know because I experienced that” —imparts power and confidence and a greater desire to learn and share.
We asked our kids to list a few things we had taught them that they knew they wanted to pass on to their children. Here’s what three of them said.
Like the little bird, they must be personally involved in the living of life.
God used a worn-out book we found in a laundromat to plow the ground, and then he used a small, dirty tract to plant the seed that caused our family to seek him.
My dad saw himself getting busier and busier, and he wanted more for his family, and “more” wasn’t material things.
Grandparents can be a great blessing or a curse to their grandchildren.
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