What does it look like to follow Jesus? I suppose the answer to this question can be different for each one of us since we each have a different purpose here on earth. When I became a mother though, I found that I had to think more seriously about what I looked like while following Christ. Were my feelings and love for God adequately conveyed through my actions? Because let’s face it, my kids will learn what it means to follow God by watching ME… wow, that is a humbling thought!
So how do I SHOW my kids what it is like to follow Jesus? By living my life purposefully! I’m over on the SIMPLE moms today sharing a few ways in which I PURPOSEFULLY show my children how to follow Jesus and what it means to be a Christian.
There are so many more ways to show your children what it means to follow Jesus, but these are just a few of the ways that I strive to SHOW them. Jesus is the ultimate example… If I live like Jesus, my kids will learn to as well!
What do YOU do on a daily basis to help show your children how to be like Jesus?
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