Thank you for your encouragement and prayers for the ministry of the Institute in Basic Life Principles during this season. The Board has released this statement after the completion of many interviews and inquiries by outside legal counsel.
For families, the annual conferences are special times of fellowship and encouragement around the Word of God.
Learning to Fear the Lord
deepen your awareness of God’s presence
The fear of the Lord is an awareness that you are in the presence of a holy, just, and almighty God and that He will hold you accountable for your motives, thoughts, words, and actions.
The parent who is legally responsible for you becomes your direct authority. The separated parent may be a part of your chain of counsel. If the parent with whom you are living remarries, he or she automatically delegates part of his or her authority to your step-parent.