February 23/24, 2019Deuteronomy 6:4-7Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. Love the Lord your God with all your heart andwith all your soul and with all your strength. These commandments that I give you today are tobe on your hearts. Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home andwhen you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up.
I. A CHILD’S HEART SHOULD BE THE FOCUS OF PARENTING, NOT THEIR BEHAVIOR.A. Defensive parenting aims at protecting the child’s heart.B. Offensive parenting aims at transforming the child’s heart.
II. OFFENSIVE PARENTING IMPRESSES THE GOSPEL.A. By what you treasure.B. Through your marriage.C. By the way you serve.D. By the way you give.
III. A CHILD’S HEART WILL ONLY BE TRANSFORMED BY GOD’S GRACE.