Where is your family? Are they serving the same God you serve? Where will there vote be? For or against you when the choice is presented – Recant or die.?
It is no accident that you have each member of your family. It was all in the divine plan of God.
Are you and your household saved? Have you been a silent believer (not having come out) in your family? If you have not become a witness to your family, how will you fare in the face of any infidel?
Have you taken all steps to reach out to your family members in love for the sake of Christ? He reached out in amazing love to you. You must share is His command.
Are you teaching your children the precepts of the Lord and the cost of believing which is the cross we must daily carry with His empowerment? Do the kids know Whom they can trust? Have they been confronted with the decision for or against Christ? In that hour they must know where they stand or else be a lost cause. Will they know their Refuge and Strength and have they heard this message from you?
What about your parents (seniors) how are you preparing them for they are your responsibility too if they have not heard the gospel. Will they turn against you in the hour of need because you have not shared the good news with them? Because they have not seen Jesus in you?
Matthew 10: 27“What I tell you in the darkness, speak in the light; and what you hear whispered in your ear, proclaim upon the housetops.28“Do not fear those who kill the body but are unable to kill the soul; but rather fear Him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell. 29“Are not two sparrows sold for a cent? And yet not one of them will fall to the ground apart from your Father.”
Have the children/your seniors heard
I John 4:…3and every spirit that does not confess Jesus is not from God; this is the spirit of the antichrist, of which you have heard that it is coming, and now it is already in the world. 4You are from God, little children, and have overcome them; because greater is He who is in you than he who is in the world. 5They are from the world; therefore they speak as from the world, and the world listens to them.
Jeremiah 33:2“Thus says the LORD who made the earth, the LORD who formed it to establish it, the LORD is His name, 3‘Call to Me and I will answer you, and I will tell you great and mighty things, which you do not know.’
Luke 21:14“So make up your minds not to prepare beforehand to defend yourselves; 15for I will give you utterance and wisdom which none of your opponents will be able to resist or refute. 16“But you will be betrayed even by parents and brothers and relatives and friends, and they will put some of you to death,…
Luke 12;12 Luke 12:12 “for the Holy Spirit will teach you at that time what you should say.”
James 1:…4And let endurance have its perfect result, so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing. 5But if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all generously and without reproach, and it will be given to him. 6But he must ask in faith without any doubting, for the one who doubts is like the surf of the sea, driven and tossed by the wind.…
There are many other verses children and family should know in preparation for the end.
What are they? Would you share in Comments?
Hebrews 10:23 “Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for He who promised is faithful; 24and let us consider how to stimulate one another to love and good deeds, 25not forsaking our own assembling together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another; and all the more as you see the day drawing near.…”