A culture of GRACE NOT SHAME
“There is therefore, now, no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.” Romans 8:1
Motto: I love you when you are good, I love you when you are bad, I love you when you are happy, I love you when you are sad.
A culture of REPENTANCE
“Bear fruit in keeping with repentance.” Matthew 3:8
When parents ask for forgiveness, children will model them.
A culture of NON-HASTE
“The plans of the diligent lead surely to abundance, but everyone who is hasty comes to poverty.” Proverbs 21:5
Motto: Keep Calm & Carry On. How many times a week are you rushing your family out the door?
A culture of HUMILITY
“God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble.” James 4:6
How can we be completely humble? Ask for help and model to your kids a life of teachability.
A culture of JOY
“A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.” Proverbs 17:22
Make light of myself in the everyday moments of life.
A culture of LISTENING
“Be quick to listen, slow to speak, and slow to become angry.” James 1:19
When parents listen first, kids will follow. Avoid interrupting, don’t steal away conversation, and listen to understand.
A culture of PRAISE
“Make a joyful noise to the Lord. Sing to Him with gladness.” Psalm 100:1
Sing in your home!
A culture of THANKFULNESS
“I have learned how to be content with whatever I have…” Philippians 4:11-12
“Thankful Box” with people, places, things to be thankful for… Pick one at dinner each night.
A culture of DILIGENCE
“The hand of the diligent will rule, while the slothful will be put to forceful labor.” Proverbs 12:24
Motto: Don’t quit. Don’t give up. Keep trying.
A culture of CREATIVITY
“In the beginning, God created…” Genesis 1:1
Look for opportunities to find beauty in the everyday things of life.
A culture where GOD’S WORD IS TREASURED
“I have hidden your word in my heart, so I may not sin against you.” Psalm 119:11
Spend time together memorizing God’s Word as a family… make it normal, non-dutiful, and fun.Pin It