Probably the most significant problem is the one behind all other problems and that is a lack of sufficient knowledge to convict and motivate disciples to want to do the right things in service to God. Hosea said, “My people
“Oh how love I thy law! It is my meditation all the day …Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path” (Psalm 119:97,105). The great books of history, language, mathematics, arts, philosophy, sciences, etc.,
The Bible teaches, “[t]rain up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it” (Prov. 22.6). There are many truths grounded in this verse that we as parents would do well to examine and learn.