As Christian parents, have we ever thought about the importance of letting our
children know about the word of God? Allowing our children to have knowledge
of God’s word is not only to educate them about the word, but letting them
encounter God in the most basic and simple way. We are also helping them to
grow in faith, wisdom, and be planted in the right foundation.
Proverbs 22:6 says “Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old,
he will not depart from it.” And one of the best ways to train children in the way
they should go is teaching them the word of God.
Here are 10 meaningful Bible verses that will surely help our children to grow in
faith and grow responsibly:
“Hear, my son, your father’s instruction, and forsake not your mother’s teaching,
for they are a graceful garland for your head and pendants for your neck.”
“Children are a gift from the Lord; they are a reward from him.”
“Jesus said, ‘Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the
kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.’ ”
“Children’s children are a crown to the aged, and parents are the pride of their
3 John 1:4
“I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth.”
“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I
consecrated you; I appointed you a prophet to the nations.”
“Children, obey your parents because you belong to the Lord, for this is the right
thing to do. ‘Honor your father and mother.’ This is the first commandment with a
promise: If you honor your father and mother, ‘Things will go well for you, and
you will have a long life on the earth.’ ”
For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and
not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.
“For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever
believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life”
Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the
Father except through me.