The second greatest blessing we can give our children and grandchildren is to be sure our children are equipped with the necessary skills to manage a home and how to have healthy relationships (The greatest blessing to give our children and grandchildren is a Godly heritage).
Let us be purposeful in training up our sons and daughters to be good husbands and wives, and to be good parents.
Below are 2 lists that are our goals for our children before they marry. We may not reach all of them, but it is good to have something written down to keep us on track.
For this cause shall a man leave father and mother,
and shall cleave to his wife: and they shall be one flesh.
Before He Cleaves – What We Expect from Our Son
A wife of noble character who can find?
She is worth far more than rubies.
Before We Give Our Daughter Away - What We Expect from Our Daughter