12 Tips from Twelve Stones: Foundations of Biblical Parenting- Part 12

By: Scott O'Malley

July 9th, 2021


If you could only have one Bible verse to capture the essence of your parenting, what would it be? While there are many good answers to this question, I would like to propose to you Proverbs 23:26 which says, “My son, give me your heart, and let your eyes observe my ways.”

“The preface, give me your heart, guides parents in their nurturing task: their target must ever be the deepest core of the child’s inner life” (ESV Study Bible, pg. 1175).

Foundation #12 – The overarching goal of our parenting is to influence our kids for Christ.