One of the thin people count as a blessing is the opportunity to raise children, whether Christian or not bringing up children is a treasure that is incomparable to anything in this world, however, as a Christian it is more of a blessing to be able to pass the Christian heritage to your child so that they can do the same for their kids. It is not an easy thing to raise a child in a Christian way especially in the millennial era where children have access to the internet and can view even age-inappropriate materials, the presence of technology makes it difficult to bring up a child in a Christian lifestyle and teach the good ways of life. While this article will not give you all the ideas of how to raise your kids in a Christian lifestyle, we outline some of the important things you can do to make sure your child is brought up in a Christian way of life.
As a Christian parent or guardian it is important to model what Christian should look like, the same way the bible says God is Holy and encourage us to follow His footsteps the same way we should live not only in the eyes of our children but to the rest of the world, people should tell us apart by simply looking at our actions and notice we believe in Jesus Christian, although it is not easy to be perfect because of various temptations of this world our children can learn a lot from us, they will certainly tell we are not perfect but they will realize we are authentic and will emulate our lifestyle.
Make sure you prioritize your family, as a Christian God comes first, family second and our work follows, this sound simple but most Christians struggle with this, most are committed to their work and get busy doing other things neglecting their families at home, there will also be a meeting to attend, something to finish, a group to lead and if you are not well organized you will forget your family, it is therefore imperative to understand your family is a priority to encourage a healthy relationship with God, your kids will be able to tell if they are a priority or not based on your priorities in life.
It is the responsibility of the parent or guardian to introduce their kids to the Bible and God, it is worth noting that children will develop an interest in Christianity if they hear or learn from people they trust, that is why teaching your kids about Christianity is important in shaping their Christian way of living, although church plays a vital role in teaching children about Christianity take your time and teach your kids about God and Bible. Those are some ideas we thought can help you raise your child in a Christian way.