The Googegs - Strangers in the World

The Googegs - Strangers in the World

Friday, April 30, 2010

I want to be this kind of parent.....

I read this on the Desiring God Blog:

The Best Way to Punish Your Kids

April 30, 2010
By: Tyler Kenney
Category: Recommendations

In his autobiography, John Paton, Scottish missionary to the New Hebrides, reflects on how his father so effectively responded his children's disobedience:

If anything really serious required to be punished, he retired first to his "closet" for prayer, ....

I highly recommend that you click here and read the rest of this article. What an impact it had on his ELEVEN children. Now that's the kind of parent I want to be.

1 comment:

Benji & Amy said...

Very good. What a way to show your kids to lay it all before the Lord and let Him lead you accordingly.