17 Bible Verses to Help Guide Your Son on His Journey Through Life
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17 Bible Verses to Help Guide Your Son on His Journey Through Life

As a parent, you want what is best for your son. You want him to have a successful and fulfilling life. You want him to grow into the man you know he can be. Bible verses can help guide your son on his journey through life. Here are 17 helpful verses to keep in mind when raising your son.

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Bible Verses For Sons

Bible Verses For Sons From Mothers

Let all that you do be done with love.1 Corinthians 16:14

Listen to your father who begot you,
And do not despise your mother when she is old.Proverbs 23:22

He has shown you, O man, what is good;
And what does the Lord require of you
But to do justly,
To love mercy,
And to walk humbly with your God?Micah 6:8

I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in truth.

3 John 1:4

My son, hear the instruction of your father,
And do not forsake the law of your mother;Proverbs 1:8

Bible Verses For Sons From Fathers

You therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.2 Timothy 2:1

wise son makes a father glad,
But a foolish man despises his mother.Proverbs 15:20

Have I not commanded you? Be strong and of good courage; do not be afraid, nor be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.Joshua 1:9

Open rebuke is better
Than love carefully concealed.Proverbs 27:5

If you endure chastening, God deals with you as with sons; for what son is there whom a father does not chasten?Hebrews 12:7

Bible Verses For Grown Sons

“I will be a Father to you,
And you shall be My sons and daughters,
Says the Lord Almighty.”2 Corinthians 6:18

For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God.Romans 8:14

For God commanded, saying, ‘Honor your father and your mother’; and, ‘He who curses father or mother, let him be put to death.’Matthew 15:4

The Spirit Himself bears witness with our spirit that we are children of God,Romans 8:16

And because you are sons, God has sent forth the Spirit of His Son into your hearts, crying out, [a]“Abba, Father!”Galatians 4:6

Bible Verses For A Son’s Birthday

Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the Lord your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you.Deuteronomy 31:6

Therefore you are no longer a slave but a son, and if a son, then an heir of God through Christ.Galatians 4:7


In conclusion, these bible verses will help guide and provide strength to your son on his journey through life. They are a source of wisdom and support that can be looked to during both good and difficult times. As a parent, you can rest assured that these verses will provide your son with the guidance he needs to make the right decisions and live a fulfilling life.

Pastor duke taber
Pastor Duke Taber

Pastor Duke Taber

All articles have been written or reviewed by Pastor Duke Taber.
Pastor Duke Taber is an alumnus of Life Pacific University and Multnomah Biblical Seminary.
He has been in pastoral ministry since 1988.
Today he is the owner and managing editor of 3 successful Christian websites that support missionaries around the world.
He is currently starting a brand new church in Mesquite NV called Mesquite Worship Center, a Non-Denominational Spirit Filled Christian church in Mesquite Nevada.