Provider
 Protector
 Mentor/ Instructor
 Source of our Glory




Impact of the father in the
spirituality of the child.
1. If both your parents
worshipped with you regularly
while yo...


2. If only your mother
worshipped regularly with you,
there’s only a 30% probability
that you’ll worship regularly as
a...


3. If only your father
worshipped regularly with you,
the likelihood that you’ll
worship regularly as an adult
increase...


Prov 20:7 “The
righteous man leads a
blameless life; blessed
are his children after
him.”


Heb 11:20-21 “By faith Isaac
blessed Jacob and Esau in
regard to their future. 21 By
faith Jacob, when he was
dying, bl...


2Sa 9:6 And Mephibosheth,
the son of Jonathan, came to
David, and falling down on his
face, gave him honour. And
David ...


2Sa 9:7 And David said to him,
Have no fear: for truly I will be
good to you, because of your
father Jonathan, and I wi...


1Ki 11:11 So the Lord said to
Solomon, Because you have
done this, and have not kept
my agreement and my laws,
which I ...


1Ki 11:12 I will not do it in your
life-time, because of your
father David, but I will take it
from your son.


Psa 37:25 I have been young,
and now am old, but I have
not seen the good man
without help, or his children
looking for...


Gen 27:27 And he came near,
and kissed him: and he
smelled the smell of his
raiment, and blessed him, and
said, See, th...


Gen 27:28 Therefore God give
thee of the dew of heaven,
and the fatness of the earth,
and plenty of corn and wine:


Gen 27:29 Let people serve
thee, and nations bow down to
thee: be lord over thy brethren,
and let thy mother's sons bow...


"Build me a son, O Lord, who
will be strong enough to know
when he is weak, & brave
enough to face himself when
he is a...


"Build me a son whose wishes will
not take the place of deeds - a
son who will know Thee, who is
the foundation stone o...


"Here let him learn to stand up to
the storm. Here let him learn
compassion for those who fail.
Build me a son whose he...


"And after all these things are his,
add, I pray, enough of a sense of
humor so that he may always be
serious but never...


"Then I, his father, will dare
to whisper, `I have not lived
in vain.’"
The blessings of a godly father
The blessings of a godly father
The blessings of a godly father
The blessings of a godly father
The blessings of a godly father
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The blessings of a godly father

  1. 1. Provider  Protector  Mentor/ Instructor  Source of our Glory 
  2. 2.   Impact of the father in the spirituality of the child. 1. If both your parents worshipped with you regularly while you were growing up, there’s an 80% likelihood that you’ll worship God regularly as an adult.
  3. 3.  2. If only your mother worshipped regularly with you, there’s only a 30% probability that you’ll worship regularly as an adult.
  4. 4.  3. If only your father worshipped regularly with you, the likelihood that you’ll worship regularly as an adult increases to 70%!
  5. 5.  Prov 20:7 “The righteous man leads a blameless life; blessed are his children after him.”
  6. 6.  Heb 11:20-21 “By faith Isaac blessed Jacob and Esau in regard to their future. 21 By faith Jacob, when he was dying, blessed each of Joseph’s sons, and worshiped as he leaned on the top of his staff.”
  7. 7.  2Sa 9:6 And Mephibosheth, the son of Jonathan, came to David, and falling down on his face, gave him honour. And David said, Mephibosheth. And answering he said, Your servant is here.
  8. 8.  2Sa 9:7 And David said to him, Have no fear: for truly I will be good to you, because of your father Jonathan, and I will give back to you all the land which was Saul's; and you will have a place at my table at all times.
  9. 9.  1Ki 11:11 So the Lord said to Solomon, Because you have done this, and have not kept my agreement and my laws, which I gave you, I will take the kingdom away from you by force and will give it to your servant.
  10. 10.  1Ki 11:12 I will not do it in your life-time, because of your father David, but I will take it from your son.
  11. 11.  Psa 37:25 I have been young, and now am old, but I have not seen the good man without help, or his children looking for bread.
  12. 12.  Gen 27:27 And he came near, and kissed him: and he smelled the smell of his raiment, and blessed him, and said, See, the smell of my son is as the smell of a field which the LORD hath blessed:
  13. 13.  Gen 27:28 Therefore God give thee of the dew of heaven, and the fatness of the earth, and plenty of corn and wine:
  14. 14.  Gen 27:29 Let people serve thee, and nations bow down to thee: be lord over thy brethren, and let thy mother's sons bow down to thee: cursed be every one that curseth thee, and blessed be he that blesseth thee.
  15. 15.  "Build me a son, O Lord, who will be strong enough to know when he is weak, & brave enough to face himself when he is afraid. One who will be proud & unbending in honest defeat, & humble & gentle in victory.
  16. 16.  "Build me a son whose wishes will not take the place of deeds - a son who will know Thee, who is the foundation stone of knowledge. Lead him, I pray, not in the path of ease & comfort, but under the stress & spur of difficulties & challenge.
  17. 17.  "Here let him learn to stand up to the storm. Here let him learn compassion for those who fail. Build me a son whose heart will be clear, whose goal will be high, a son who will master himself before he seeks to master other men, one who will reach into the future, yet never forget the past.
  18. 18.  "And after all these things are his, add, I pray, enough of a sense of humor so that he may always be serious but never take himself too seriously. Give him humility so that he may always remember the simplicity of true greatness, & an open mind of true wisdom, & the meekness of true strength.
  19. 19.  "Then I, his father, will dare to whisper, `I have not lived in vain.’"

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