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Except The Lord Builds the House

Lesson No.

10

Sep 2, 2023

Subject: Except The Lord Builds the House

Scripture Reading: Deuteronomy 6: 1 – 15

Memory Verse: Deuteronomy 6: 7


Objective: To remind ourselves that we can successfully raise our children God's way.


1. How does the scripture speak to the possibility of mortal man raising god-fearing children? Genesis 18: 19


2. How can believers refute the statement that ‘children don't come with a manual’? Deuteronomy 6: 1 – 8


3. How are we instructed to stimulate our children's appetite for godly living? Proverbs 29: 17, 22: 6; and what is said about consistency in training? Deuteronomy 6: 7, Proverbs 29: 15


4. In order to achieve the best results what are parents first asked to do? Deuteronomy 6: 8 – 9, Proverbs 29: 17, Proverbs 29: 17 – 18


5. Ideally, what should be the children’s response to this training and what are the long-term effects of disobedience? Colossians 3: 20, Ephesians 6: 1 - 3, Proverbs 30: 11 & 17


6. In current times, most parents focus on making children ''happy'' at the expense of instilling discipline. What caution is still being echoed by the one who gave us these children, and what is the reward for being faithful stewards? Psalm 27: 1 – 2, 128: 1 – 4

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