When children are born, they experience life from a totally selfish perspective. Kids have to learn from their parents, how to live and survive in a sinful society. They need to be taught these things to become productive, loving, law-abiding citizens. They need to learn how to cope with the word “no” and accept that things may not always go as planned. They need to be taught good versus evil.
We’ve all experience a child that has bad behaviors. They’ve been allowed to do and say things that are not acceptable to the average adult. I don’t believe that kids are born bad, but can be taught this behavior through lack of discipline, chemical imbalances or life issues beyond their control. We’ve also heard the saying that “kids will be kids.” But was Jesus ever a bad kid? [Read more…]