God, Help My Kids be Kind

God, Help My Kids be Kind

If you’re like most moms, not a single day goes by that we don't question our ability as a mother. We have doubts and wonder if we're doing anything right. Well, most kids feel very differently about our abilities as a mom. You might be really surprised at their opinions about you! Check out this video:

Each day we show loyal love and kindness to our kids and they notice. We are teaching kindness. The verse we learned about today isn't simply a command for our kids to obey. We can take it to heart as well. Proverbs 3:3 says, "Let love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart."

Be encouraged today. Take a deep breath and concentrate on showing your children kindness today.

Noodle On It
The word used for love in today's verse is hesed. It means "loyal love" and "kindness." How would you define those words?
In what new way can you show loyal love to your family?

Verses on Love and Kindness
Psalm 85:10
Psalm 117:1-2
Colossians 3:12

Apply it
Select a verse about love and kindness and memorize it. God asks that we write love and faithfulness on our hearts and memorization is a great way to do that. Your kids might want to help you!

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