Suppose, just for the sake of argument, that God actually calls us to raise our children in the nurture and admonition of the Lord, that we are to speak to them of the things of God when they lie down, when they walk by the way and when they rise up. Is anybody having to stretch themselves to embrace that premise? Now suppose that God has in turn called us to disciple the nations, to proclaim the good news, to be salt and light. Anybody stretching here?

I’m a parent, and I exercise authority in my home.

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