A United Pentacostal Church in Versailles, Missouri
Growing up in the 40's and 50's we were taught to be obedient to our
parents and any adult authority. We understood if we were in trouble at
school or at a friends home, we were in double trouble at home. The
gear of Godly discipline was a "wall of protection" that stopped is from
entertaining trouble. This fear was "respect" that ws discipline into
I never dreamed a policeman must walk out school halls to protect our students from undisciplined children.
When accidents, shootings and bomb threat occur we must bring in
psychologists to explain the "why it happened and how the students can
cope." If there was Godly dicipline at home and respect for authority,
we could cross out self-esteem and put in self control, our children
would be better off.
The Pentecostals of Versailles, 105 W. Cleveland in Versailles believe
respect must be taught at home and then righteousness will
Another sigh that "We're close than close" to the coming of our Lord for His Church.