Holidays like Thanksgiving or Christmas are so much more than turkey, pumpkin pie, or spiced ham. They are teachable moments. Moments to instruct your children on the true reason why we celebrate.
Ephesians 6:1-2 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 2 “Honor your father and mother”—which is the first commandment with a promise
Matthew 8:10 See that you do not despise one of these little ones. For I tell you that their angels in heaven always see the face of my Father in heaven.
As Christian parents you answer to a higher authority. You are the vessel God uses to minister to your family. He is your mentor, your guide, your CEO. He will guide your footsteps.
Christian parents are never alone. You have the best Co-parent his name is Jesus Christ. He is always available to hear you and answer. He is ever present and he knows what you have need of.
Anything that comes against God's original design is an identity crisis. Your young adults are vulnerable to the attacks of the enemy that come in the form of criticism, doubt, depression, insecurity.
Parenting is the most wonderful experience anyone can have. Although sometimes the first time around it can be a bit confusing, challenging. At times even frustrating. With God it can be amazing!