Many of us have the same inconsistancy when it comes to respecting our earthly mothers. We talk the talk but fail to walk the walk.
I speak from experience. It took me many years before I realized that God’s Fifth Commandment was not only good for my parents and in-laws, but also good for me.
“Honor your father and mother”—which is the first commandment with a promise— “so that it may go well with you and that you may enjoy long life on the earth.” Ephesians 6:2,3 NIV*
Are you ready to champion the causes that God champions? If so, ask God for specific ways you can act on His priorities this week.
*a restatement of the Fifth Commandment in Exodus 20:12
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