"Ten Habits of Highly Effective Families"

"The Foundation For a Strong Family"

—Part I—

"Never forget these commands that I am giving you.  Teach them to your children." -Deuteronomy 6:6-7

The First Commandment:"You shall have no other gods before me."-Exodus 20:3


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THE PROMISE:"In everything you do, put God first; and He will direct you andcrown your efforts with success."- Proverbs 16:3

Ways To Put God First:

1. Put God First in Your F_____________________________________________________.

"Honor the Lord by giving Him the FIRST part of all your income, and He will fill yourbarns to overflowing." - Proverbs 3:9-10

2.Put God First in YourI________________________________________________________.

"Whatever you do, do it for God's glory." - Corinthians 10:31

3.  Put God First in YourR_______________________________________

—CHOOSE YOUR _____________________________________.

"What a man is really like is shown by the kind of friends he chooses."- Prov27:19

"A righteous man is careful about friendships." -Proverbs 12:26

4.Put God First in YourS______________________________________________________.

"Make the most of your time. Grasp firmly what you know to be the Will of God." Eph.5:16-17

"Very early in the morning, Jesus got up and went off to a solitary place where He prayed."  Mark 1:35


"Call upon Me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you, and you will honor Me."- Psalm 50:15

How do you know when God is FIRST in your life?

You stop ______________________________________________________!

Worry is the warning light that God is not first in my life,at this particular moment.

"Seek FIRST,the Kingdom of God and His righteousness, and ALL these other things will be added unto you."- Matthew 6:33