"Train up a child in the way he should go
and when he is old
he will not depart from it."
~ Proverbs 22-6 ~
"To bring up a child in the way he should go, travel that way yourself once in a while."
~ Josh Billings ~
"Children are great imitators. So give them something great to imitate." ~ unknown ~
"Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see." ~ John W. Whitehead ~
"Children are the hands by which we take hold of heaven.""No one has yet fully realized the wealth of sympathy, kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure."
~ Emma Goldman ~
"There can be no keener revelation of a society's soul than the way in which it treats its children."
~ Nelson Mandela ~
"Why is it that a child's death amounts to a tragedy, but the death of millions is merely a statistic?"
~ Patrick McDonald ~
"If I could relive my life,
I would devote my entire ministry to reaching children for God!"
~ D. L. Moody ~"There is enough in the world for everyone's need, but not for everyone's greed."
~ Frank Buchman ~
"You can't comfort the afflicted without afflicting the comfortable."
~ Diana, Princess of Wales ~
"There's more to doing good than hating evil." ~ unknown ~
"The country clubs, the cars, the boats,
Your assets may be ample,
But the best inheritance
You can leave your kids
Is to be a good example."
~ Barry Spilchuk ~"If you want your children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders." ~ Abigail Van Buren ~
"Your children will become what you are, so be what you want them to be." ~ David Bly ~
"Do not handicap your children by making their lives easier." ~ Robert A. Heinlein ~
"The most important thing that parents can teah their children is how to get along without them."
~ Frank A. Clark ~
"It is not what you do for your children but what you have taught them to do for themselves that will make them successful human beings." ~ Ann Landers ~
"A baby will make love stronger,
the past forgotten,
and the future worth living for."
~ unknown ~"What's done to children, they will do to society." ~ Karl Menninger ~
"I have found the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it." ~ Harry S. Truman ~
"To be in your children's memories tomorrow, you have to be in their lives today." ~ unknown ~
"When you teach your son, you teach your son's son." ~ The Talmud ~
"Life affords no greater responsibility, no greater privilege, than the raising of the next generation." ~ C. Everett Koop ~
"See what great love the Father has lavished on us
that we should be called the children of God."
~ I John 3:1 ~
If you'd like a name added to the prayer list, please let me know. Names will be kept for one week, around the world, people are praying.
Prayer Keeping ~ Maxine ~ Kurt ~ Joshua ~ Emily ~ silent requests ~ Sandra ~