Do you wonder what the Bible says about education, and how it applies to homeschooling? Check out these references.
Deuteronomy 11:18-20 and Ephesians 6:1
Neither children no adults have the wisdom to direct their own paths — our children need our guidance just as we need our heavenly Father’s guidance; structure, advice. Natural desires alone will not lead us to all the knowledge we need. The Bible commands us to teach and train our children; and children to hear and obey their parents’ instruction “that it may go well with them.”
Joshua 1:8-9, James 1:25
God is our source of strength and success.
Ephesians 6:4, II Peter 3:18
Goal to emulate Christ in all aspects of our lives.
Have God’s purposes ever before us.
Some trust in a perfect curriculum, some in excellent teaching skills, and some in superb scheduling, but we trust in the name of the Lord our God.
Christ is upholding *all* things..including educaton. Col 1:17 *all* things consist in Christ
Whatsoever is true, honorable, right, pure, lovely, of good repute, excellent, worthy of praise…Give your child this *vision*!
Matthew 11:28,29 John &;37-38, John 15:4
Rest and renewal
Frustrated? Joy comes in the morning
Basic skills and knowledge
Establish our children’s lives on Truth and Absolutes
John 10:10, Gal 2:20
Enter into true spirituality
Be “by faith” families
II Corinthians 3:2-3
Prepare our children as a “letter of Christ” to our culture
Matthew 4:14-15, II Corinthians 5:20
Challenge our culture with the Truth of Christianity and the life of Christ
If God has given you the desire to home school
Psalms 127:1 Jeremiah 6:16 Isaiah 55:8
Developing a home school plan
John 14:12 I Thess 5:24
Trust that God is at work in spite of your inability sometimes to perform.
Fathers must take leadership in spiritual training.
Ephesians 6:1-4 Exodus 20:1-17 Psalms 78:1-8
The Bible is the instruction manual for training in moral excellence.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of Knowledge and wisdom.
Do you have a favorite verse that has helped you in your homeschooling or educational journey? Send it my way and I’ll try to post it soon.