“Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. “Honor your father and mother” (this is the first commandment with a promise), “that it may go well with you and that you may live long in the land.”
~ Ephesians 6:1-3
“Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord.” ~ Colossians 3:20
“Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be long in the land that the LORD your God is giving you.” ~ Exodus 20:12
These are not optional instructions. These are commands of God. How obedient have you been lately to your heavenly Father in this area?