The Proverbs 22:6 Parent

….And as he sowed, some seed fell on the path, and the birds came and ate it up. Other seed fell on rocky ground, where it did not have much soil, and it sprang up quickly, since it had no depth of soil. And when the sun rose, it was scorched; and since it had no root, it withered away. ~Mark 4:1-8 (paraphrased)

There is so much we can pull from this scripture that applies to parenting. Let’s take it apart.

1. As he sowed……  We sow seed into our children every minute of every day.  We do it with our words, and more so with our actions.  The times we slip could very well be the seeds that germinate the quickest; but the times we nurture the love and grace of Jesus Christ will be the seeds that grow into life long treasures.

2. Some seed fell…

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