Men of Purpose – A Father’s Discipline

Messages for a Father from the Bible

A Father’s Character

“Honesty lives confident and carefree,
but Shifty is sure to be exposed.”
(Proverbs 10:9, MSG

A Father’s Words

“He who has knowledge
spares his words,
and a man of understanding
has a cool spirit.”
(Proverbs 17:27, AMP)

A Father’s Leadership

“Don’t fail to correct your children.
You won’t kill them by being firm,
and it may even save their lives.”
(Proverbs 23:13-14, CEV)

A Father’s Sonship

“Hearken unto thy father
that begat thee,
and despise not thy mother
when she is old.”

(Proverbs 23:22, KJV)

A Father’s Temper

“Fathers, do not irritate and provoke your children to anger,

but rear them [tenderly]

in the training and discipline

and the counsel and admonition

of the Lord.”

(Ephesians 6:4)

A Father’s Patience

 “do not provoke or irritate or fret your children,

lest they become discouraged and sullen

and morose and feel inferior and frustrated.

[Do not break their spirit.]”

(Colossians 3:21)

A Father’s Discipline

“My son, do not hate the Lord’s training.
Do not object when He corrects you.
The Lord trains those He loves.
He is like a father
who trains the son he is pleased with.”
(Proverbs 3:11-12,)

A Father’s Testimony

 Tell it to your children,

and let your children tell it to their children,

and their children to the next generation.”

(Joel 1:3)

A Father’s Treasure

 “Don’t you see that children are God’s best gift,

the fruit of the womb his generous legacy? Like a warrior’s fistful of arrows

are the children of a vigorous youth.

Oh, how blessed are you parents,

with your quivers full of children!

Your enemies don’t stand a chance against you;

you’ll sweep them right off your doorstep.”

(Psalm 127:3-5)

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