I guess it all comes down to what we have been taught and how we learn to respect the elderly. They will learn the same thing. Sadly, ageism exists, even though elders are some of the most wise people in society. I have, and it gets meaningless after a while as they just say yes to everything. Respect for others is taught as much as it is earned. Now these Jews were more noble than those in Thessalonica; they received the word with all eagerness, examining the Scriptures daily to see if these things were so. Learn lessons from their experiences: It is always in the interest of the younger lot to offer respect to their elders.
The elderly were once young and strong. Children mostly follows what their elders do rather than what they ask them to do, no? She is 93 and is absolutely magical. You added some good points which we must show to the elders. They think and act differently. Children should be taught to request with respect.
But when they grow up, they understand that if the parent was seemingly rude at the particular time or incident in the past, there was a reason for it, and it was for his or her own good. Be honest and transparent in your communications. This makes them feel respected that their contribution is valued. So, they may decide that the elders need not be respected. Now listen to me, and let me give you a word of advice, and may God be with you.
Parents, pastors, and teachers should instill in children the importance of obeying parents and other authority figures. Respect the help for it is what makes life livable 1. If a child is sitting at the computer and a parent is standing as they work or look at a site together, the child should be taught to offer the chair or bring another one so that the parent can sit down. This does not mean that his desires will be granted all the time. Is this the future you will want to live? Mountaineer have the most experienced player ahead so that the amateurs step correctly and not hurt themselves or kill themselves.
Now coming to the main point, Don't we respect most of our elders for the fact because we are ought to do so or are nudged for it and are forced or we are gonna be judged if we don't do so? When you meet these 'elders', you may find many who will appear very annoying to you. The phase of our life is already experienced by them , they know what we are going through and can guide us through the unknown. Once misconception I used to hear a lot Halreena. They try to incur strong moral values in you to make you a better human being. The lesson must have percolated into the unconscious minds of some of us and skipped that of others. They will try their level best to convince you about religion and instill godly vibes in your mind and soul!! To start with, since they leave work, they are left with a lot of free time to spend. You added some good points which we must show to the elders.
We love them , we follow them and their words. Also, help them get in and out of the vehicle. So, when you , compassion and respect for the elderly in your kids, they too will treat you with love and similar feelings when you are old. Contact me: openbibleinfo at gmail. The tricks to the trade and the traditions are best understood and implemented by the more experienced section of society.
In what other ways can we honor our elders? Just notice the way how their faces brighten up and their , when you respect them, listen to them, and express your love and kindness towards them. That made me sad to read that. Encourage children to do for you and think of you while doing for themselves. And when the chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the unfading crown of glory. How then do we engage or even demand the respect of our children? Therefore it is very important to preserve their wisdom and pass on to the next generation so that the continuity remains intact. But I am lucky to say that still in Asia there are good sign of respect to the elders.
Will you like to trade places with your neighboring grandmother when you see her being disrespected day in day out? I agree that people nowadays losing control easily due to lack of patience. I am going to try to find her a basket. For there is no authority except from God, and those that exist have been instituted by God. Would you have no fear of the one who is in authority? Is this the future you will want to live? Sometimes it speaks of older believers in general. Proverbs 23:22 Listen to your father who gave you life, and do not despise your mother when she is old.