Truthsfortots

Posts byTruthsfortots

Praying Obedience for Our Children

Daily Truth:  “Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right.”  Ephesians 6:1     Praying obedience. Wow!  That is a huge undertaking.  I think obedience is the behavior we struggle with the most as parents. We want our children to be able to obey immediately and sweetly. However, sometimes our pride gets in the way. Let’s be honest we all love
Read more »


Praying for the Salvation of Our Children

Daily Truth: “For with the heart man believeth unto righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation..”  Romans 10:10   Praying for the salvation of our children should be the first promise that we claim in praying Scriptures for our children. In three of the four gospels, Christ uses the phrase, “Suffer the little children to come unto me and forbid them not for
Read more »


How to Teach Children to Love One Another

Daily Truth:   “A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another; as I have loved you, that you also love one another.”  John 13:34  Encouraging children to help and serve others creates self confidence, exhibits love for one another, and takes the focus off of themselves.  In John chapter 13 of the Bible, Jesus tells us to love others as He has loved us.  Remind
Read more »


Praying Scripture for Your Children

Daily Truth:  “All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness”  II Timothy 3:16     Before Easter, I suggested we start praying scripture for our children. When I started this a few weeks ago, I started pondering reasons that I should be praying scripture for my children.  I came up with
Read more »


It Is Finished: Jesus’ Last Words on the Cross

Daily Truth:   “It is finished!” And bowing His head, He gave  up His spirit. John 19:30 “It is finished!”  What powerful last words spoken by Jesus on the cross.   He had completed all that was asked of Him by God the Father. Do we follow what God asks of us?  At the end of our lives we want to hear, “Well done thou
Read more »


He is Risen! – Easter Story Cookies

Daily Truth:  “He is not here; He has risen, as He said [He would do]. Come, see the place where He lay.”  Matthew 28:6   He is risen! The cry of Easter is heard throughout the World. He is risen! That phrase separates Christianity from all other religions. My kids have been singing, “Christ the Lord is risen today”  all week. So, they don’t
Read more »


Let the Children Come

Daily Truth:   “But Jesus said, ‘Let the little children come to Me, and do not forbid them; for of such is the kingdom of heaven.’”  Matthew 19:14   Jesus views us as children.  “For such is the kingdom of heaven” means that heaven is for all of God’s children who have come to Him while on earth.   One day several years ago,
Read more »


Praying for My Children

Daily Truth:  “For this child I prayed; and the Lord hath given me my petition which I asked of him.”  I Samuel 1:27   Praying for my children. Seems like such a simple task.  Yet, how often I have failed in this area.  Oh, I pray for my children. “Help them to have a good day.’ “Help them to obey in school and to be kind.”
Read more »


No Need to be Afraid

Daily Truth:  “The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?”    Psalm 27:1   Have you ever been afraid?   The word “afraid” can be found 216 times in the NKJV of the Bible. God gives us accounts in the Bible where men, women, and children are afraid.
Read more »


Out of Commission: Lessons Learned from Being Still.

Daily Truth: “Be still and know that I am God.” Psalms 46:10   Out of commission.  Not something usually attributed to mom’s. However, we’ve all been there at some point.  We wake up with a headache or come down with the flu and….. Wham! We are out of commission for a few hours or even a couple of days. Yet somehow the fam still
Read more »