Do they get anything out of this????
Now to tie these two topics together: A number of years ago, when our oldest was about 7-8 years old, we were dutifully having our morning devotional when our oldest daughter said out of the blue...
Dad stops in mid sentence
I stop chewing my breakfast.
At least 8 pairs of little eyes look at me.
"Well, (I clear my throat) that's a very good question Jenny (she was known as Jenny then). Why don't we talk about it later."
In the mad rush of the morning I forget about the question in the midst of dressing and feeding little children, cleaning up messes, etc. etc. I was in the kitchen and this little person, with her hands on her hips, stomping her foot and shouting at the top of her lungs...
"MOM, what's adultery!?"
So I hustle her off to the other room where we have a nice discussion about what adultery is and the introduction of the birds and the bees.........
See what faithful scripture study can do for your family?