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Family Rocks! 20 Family Rules for Building Stronger Family

Posted on | November 27, 2012 | 4 Comments

I was thinking of something to write last night and I couldn’t quite get my finger into the thought that I was running in my mind, that is, until I joined my daughter who was sitting on the floor and watching Lion King 2: Simba’s Pride.

One very profound line that swept me was this, “We are One!” That was when Kiara said, “what if I don’t wanna be queen?” and Simba answered, “It’s like saying you don’t wanna be a lion, it’s in your blood.”

So true, indeed! Sometimes we forget who we are and the family that we have.

Our family will always be here for us. No matter where we go, and what we do, our family will be the same. We are part of it. We are one with it. And the least that we can do about our family is to contribute to its strength.

Many thanks to the people who shared their thoughts. Chariss, Jocelyn, Terrie, Sara, Jessica, Hakeem, and Romer. The rules below were shared by these wonderful people over at CITS.

The order is not according to importance. They are randomly listed.

20 Family Rules for Building Stronger Family

1. Always tell the truth

2. Work Hard for the family

3. Keep your promises

4. Don’t do anything to tarnish the family’s reputation

5. Don’t whine about your family

6. Laugh with your family

7. Pray with the family

8. Say I love you as often as you can

9. Use kind words

10. Do your best to strengthen the family bond

11. Be grateful and kind

12. Be proud of yourself and your family

13. Say please and thank you

14. Remember you are loved

15. Return things to where you took it

16. Never talk bad about your family

17. Always choose your family over others

18. Eat meals together

19. Always show respect to your elders

20. Don’t talk when your mouth is full

This last two are from me.

21. Worship together

22. Go out together as often as you are able to.

How about you? Do you have some family rules that your parents passed on to you or rules that you yourself was able to come up with in your family? Please don’t hesitate to share, I would love to hear from you. Use the comment form below.

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