What Would You Do?
That’s a question we asked our kids often during their growing up years.
We made it into a little game that the kids begged to play. It was fun.
- You are with a friend and he is about to pick the neighbor’s raspberries without permission. He wants you to join him. What should you do?
- You hear of an elderly man at church who is recovering from surgery. You wonder if there are things he might need done around his home. What should you do?
- Your baby sister grabbed your Bible and tore out several pages while you were out of the room. What should you do?
We would think of situations of temptation that we were pretty sure our kids would have to deal with in whatever stage of life they were experiencing. Then for family time, we asked our kids, “What would you do if…..”.
This exercise served two purposes: