How are we to go about “nourishing” the souls of our children in the “discipline and instruction of the Lord” (Eph 6:4)? What are the concrete steps that we can take? We’ve looked carefully at discipline. We must now look just as carefully at instruction. What are the practices that will help us to instruct our children so that they will embrace our faith and be a blessing to others? God has given us means that we may utilize to that end.
Should they not also embrace the reform of the ministry that accompanied the theological reforms, reforms which the Reformers themselves believed were required by the theology of the Reformation?