Truth from the Bible about your Family

(Acts 16:31 KJV)
(31) And they said, Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and thou shalt be saved, and thy house.

(Joshua 24:15 KJV)
(15) And if it seem evil unto you to serve the Lord, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that {were} on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell: but as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.

(Ephesians 4:31-32 KJV)
(31) Let all bitterness, and wrath, and anger, and clamour, and evil speaking, be put away from you, with all malice: (32) And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.

(Proverbs 22:6 KJV)
(6) Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.

(Exodus 20:12 KJV)
(12) Honour thy father and thy mother: that thy days may be long upon the land which the Lord thy God giveth thee.

(Ephesians 5:21-6:4 KJV)
(21) Submitting yourselves one to another in the fear of God. (22) Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as unto the Lord. (23) For the husband is the head of the wife, even as Christ is the head of the church: and he is the saviour of the body. (24) Therefore as the church is subject unto Christ, so {let} the wives {be} to their own husbands in every thing. (25) Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, and gave himself for it; (26) That he might sanctify and cleanse it with the washing of water by the word, (27) That he might present it to himself a glorious church, not having spot, or wrinkle, or any such thing; but that it should be holy and without blemish. (28) So ought men to love their wives as their own bodies. He that loveth his wife loveth himself. (29) For no man ever yet hated his own flesh; but nourisheth and cherisheth it, even as the Lord the church: (30) For we are members of his body, of his flesh, and of his bones. (31) For this cause shall a man leave his father and mother, and shall be joined unto his wife, and they two shall be one flesh. (32) This is a great mystery: but I speak concerning Christ and the church. (33) Nevertheless let every one of you in particular so love his wife even as himself; and the wife {see} that she reverence {her} husband. (Ephesians 6:1) Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right. (2) Honour thy father and mother; (which is the first commandment with promise;) (3) That it may be well with thee, and thou mayest live long on the earth. (4) And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.

(1 Timothy 3:4-5 KJV)
(4) One that ruleth well his own house, having his children in subjection with all gravity; (5) (For if a man know not how to rule his own house, how shall he take care of the church of God?)

(Psalms 127:3-5 KJV)
(3) Lo, children {are} an heritage of the Lord: {and} the fruit of the womb {is his} reward. (4) As arrows {are} in the hand of a mighty man; so {are} children of the youth. (5) Happy {is} the man that hath his quiver full of them: they shall not be ashamed, but they shall speak with the enemies in the gate.

(Malachi 4:6 KJV)
(6) And he shall turn the heart of the fathers to the children, and the heart of the children to their fathers, lest I come and smite the earth with a curse.

(Proverbs 17:6 KJV)
(6) Children's children {are} the crown of old men; and the glory of children {are} their fathers.

(Deuteronomy 6:6-9 KJV)
(6) And these words, which I command thee this day, shall be in thine heart: (7) And thou shalt teach them diligently unto thy children, and shalt talk of them when thou sittest in thine house, and when thou walkest by the way, and when thou liest down, and when thou risest up. (8) And thou shalt bind them for a sign upon thine hand, and they shall be as frontlets between thine eyes. (9) And thou shalt write them upon the posts of thy house, and on thy gates.

(Proverbs 29:17 KJV)
(17) Correct thy son, and he shall give thee rest; yea, he shall give delight unto thy soul.

(Ephesians 6:4 KJV)
(4) And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.

(Proverbs 13:22 KJV)
(22) A good {man} leaveth an inheritance to his children's children: and the wealth of the sinner {is} laid up for the just.

(Psalms 128:1-4 KJV)
(1) Blessed {is} every one that feareth the Lord; that walketh in his ways. (2) For thou shalt eat the labour of thine hands: happy {shalt} thou {be}, and {it shall be} well with thee. (3) Thy wife {shall be} as a fruitful vine by the sides of thine house: thy children like olive plants round about thy table. (4) Behold, that thus shall the man be blessed that feareth the Lord.

(Proverbs 23:24 KJV)
(24) The father of the righteous shall greatly rejoice: and he that begetteth a wise {child} shall have joy of him.

(Isaiah 54:13 KJV)
(13) And all thy children {shall be} taught of the Lord; and great {shall be} the peace of thy children.


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