spectacle. Unfortunately, this commu-nicates;that;you;aren’t;consistent,;which
leaving them to interpret which rules
are up for debate. This confusion be-gets;fear;or;frustration;eventually;caus-ing;a;loss;of;respect;for;the;parent;as;an
2. Being Unfair and Not
“That the communication of thy faith may
become effectual by the acknowledging of
every good thing which is in you in Christ
Jesus”;Philemon 1: 6.
I’ve heard parents utter things like,
wouldn’t actually make good on that
“But let your communication be, Yea,
yea; Nay, nay: for whatsoever is more than
these cometh of evil”;Matthew 5: 37.
Secondly, it’s an empty threat your
making empty threats. Make the pun-ishment;fit;the;crime;;be;fair,;and;follow
3. Concentrating More on
Self-Esteem Rather than Grace-
“Let your speech be always with grace,
seasoned with salt, that ye may know how
ye ought to answer every man” Colossians
Self-esteem comes from accomplishment, not because parents never say,
4. Making Empty Threats
“And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the
nurture and admonition of the Lord”
Ephesians 6: 4.
a whole different problem on a much
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