Friday, December 2, 2011

Are Children A Blessing?

People now days believe children to be a curse and debt to be a blessing! But what does God say?

"And God blessed them. And God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth and subdue it and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over every living thing that moves on the earth.” Genesis 1:28
"And God blessed Noah and his sons and said to them, “Be fruitful and
multiply and fill the earth." Genesis 9:1

"And God said to him, “I am God Almighty: be fruitful and multiply. A
nation and a company of nations shall come from you, and kings shall come
from your own body." Genesis 35:11

"I will turn to you and make you fruitful and multiply you and will confirm
my covenant with you." Leviticus 26:9

"And the LORD your God will bring you into the land that your fathers
possessed, that you may possess it. And he will make you more prosperous
and numerous than your fathers." Deuteronomy 30:5

"His children will be mighty in the land; the generation of the upright
will be blessed." Psalm 112:2

 "He will love you, bless you, and multiply you. He will also bless the fruit of your womb." Deuteronomy 7:13

"Behold, children are a heritage from the LORD, the fruit of the womb a reward.  Psalm 127:3

"Your wife will be like a fruitful vine within your house; your children
will be like olive shoots around your table." Psalm 128:3