Do you want to live a LONG TIME? In Exodus 20:12 it says "Honor your father and your mother, so that YOU may live LONG in this land." I don't care who your parents are...none of us showed up on this planet by accident. God's sovereignty has chosen the time/place you were going to live & who your parents would be. We Honor & Respect them...not because they are perfect, but because God is perfect. Do NOT live with distance, unforgiveness or taking them for granted because then you are putting yourself in the position of being God. This is the FIRST commandment attached with a PROMISE & neglecting it is doing YOU a disservice.
If we reject our parents, we are rejecting God’s perfect will for our life. To honor our parents is to respect them...despite ALL of us being flawed individuals as well. If you have resentment ...Read More>>