“I just can’t stand not to tell you the truth.”Wow. I prayed that he would get caught when he sinned in his life. But what is happening is that he is catching himself and then confessing those actions to me. Thank you, God, for making that boy’s heart tender to your Spirit.
Not really, but sort of. My actual prayer for my boys has been that they’d get “caught” when they sinned. I pray this because I don’t want them to walk in deception. I would rather deal with my disappointment of having children who might struggle in an area than pretend I have a perfect family with no issues. Recently, I was talking with my 11-year old son about life. I don’t remember the conversation completely, but I was caught off guard when he said this to me: