Last week I talked about requiring cheerful obedience from our children. Why did we also require immediate obedience?
The child’s safety can be at risk.
I’ve heard stories of children whose lives were saved by immediately obeying their parents. For example, if your young child is not in the habit of listening to your voice and responding immediately, and if you’re not fast enough to catch him, he might inadvertently run into the street and in front of a moving car.
They don’t forget to obey.Continue Reading