Who do you put first? Your parents? or God?

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Jann Nikka Profile
Jann Nikka answered

Jehovah GOD and his son Jesus Christ. 

John McCann Profile
John McCann answered

My parents are dead and god is imaginary.

I put my dog first!

stephen macha Profile
stephen macha answered

God. There is a time you leave home and you will remain with God

Lia Tan Profile
Lia Tan answered

I'm not religious so I put my parents first. Sometimes it's out of obligation but most times it's because they've done so much for me so it's the least I can do.

Barb Cala Profile
Barb Cala answered

My parents are both dead.  I believe in God .. But don't consciously put him or her first.  I put trying to be the best person I can be and living a decent life first.  I'm sure that's what God is telling all of us to do.

Darik Majoren Profile
Darik Majoren answered

Well since the choice to me is my Parents or "Nothing", I would have to default to my parents.

My father passed away over a year ago, so that consists of my mother.

Tom  Jackson Profile
Tom Jackson answered

Well, I do believe in a specific God.

Over the years, I started putting him first, then shifted my focus (hopefully appropriately) to the other tasks for which He seemed to have put me in charge. 

When more than one of those tasks seemed to be priorities, He told me which ones He wanted me to deal with directly and which to leave with Him.

And of course, when I felt overwhelmed, I occasionally asked Him him to handle some of them, because He of course loved all of them even more than I do.

It turns out He really really likes to be asked, and I am amazed at the help He provides.

If tapping into that reality (which not everyone thinks actually exists) makes me thought to be nuts, expect a patronizing laugh from me at first before I seriously try to explain why it's actually true.

And of course you may not think that my explanations are adequate....but that's OK, cuz I'm into sharing, not preaching.

otis campbell Profile
otis campbell answered

well my parents are dead. All i have left is two siaters .i talk to one off and on. I dont know who to put first anymore. People are using god to make money for their churches

Cookie Hill Profile
Cookie Hill answered

Jesus stated, "You must love Jehovah  your God with your whole heart and with your whole soul and with your whole mind."  "This is the first and greatest command" Matthew 22:37,38  My parents are both dead and when they were alive I put God first and that made me a better daughter to them.

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