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bible verses about grandparents

Impact of Faithfulness on Descendants through Grandparents

    • Proverbs 20:7: “The righteous lead blameless lives; blessed are their children after them.”
    • Psalm 37:25-26: “I was young and now I am old, yet I have never seen the righteous forsaken or their children begging bread. They are always generous and lend freely; their children will be a blessing.”

The Blessings of Following God’s Ways

    • Deuteronomy 7:9: “Know therefore that the Lord your God is God; he is the faithful God, keeping his covenant of love to a thousand generations of those who love him and keep his commandments.”

Generational Blessings from Grandparents and Godly Leaders

Abraham’s Blessing

  • Genesis 12:1-4 -“The Lord had said to Abram, ‘Go from your country, your people, and your father’s household to the land I will show you. I will make you into a great nation, and I will bless you; I will make your name great, and you will be a blessing. I will bless those who bless you, and whoever curses you I will curse, and all peoples on earth will be blessed through you.’ So Abram went, as the Lord had told him; and Lot went with him. Abram was seventy-five years old when he set out from Harran.”

    Isaac’s Blessing

  • Genesis 26:24 – “That night the Lord appeared to him and said, ‘I am the God of your father Abraham. Do not be afraid, for I am with you; I will bless you and will increase the number of your descendants for the sake of my servant Abraham.'”

    Jacob’s Blessing (Israel)

  • Genesis 35:10-12 – “God said to him, ‘Your name is Jacob, but you will no longer be called Jacob; your name will be Israel.’ So he named him Israel. And God said to him, ‘I am God Almighty; be fruitful and increase in number. A nation and a community of nations will come from you, and kings will be among your descendants. The land I gave to Abraham and Isaac I also give to you, and I will give this land to your descendants after you.'”

Future Generational Blessings of Grandparents

  • Psalm 103:17-18: “But from everlasting to everlasting the Lord’s love is with those who fear him, and his righteousness with their children’s children—with those who keep his covenant and remember to obey his precepts.”

Legacy of Righteousness from Grandparents

  • Proverbs 13:22: “A good person leaves an inheritance for their children’s children, but a sinner’s wealth is stored up for the righteous.”

Godliness Through Faithful Descendants of Grandparents:

Abraham’s Faithful Descendants:

  • Genesis 17:7 – “I will establish my covenant as an everlasting covenant between me and you and your descendants after you for the generations to come, to be your God and the God of your descendants after you.”

    The Righteousness of David’s Descendants:

  • 2 Samuel 7:12-13 – “When your days are over and you rest with your ancestors, I will raise up your offspring to succeed you, your own flesh and blood, and I will establish his kingdom. He is the one who will build a house for my Name, and I will establish the throne of his kingdom forever.”

Godly Descendants of the Faithful:

  • Psalm 112:2 – “Their children will be mighty in the land; the generation of the upright will be blessed.”