1.Set Rules: Children need to know that we value the truth and that the consequences of lying outweigh the consequences of what they are lying about.
2.Teach your children to ask questions when they are thinking about lying: What is my gut telling me to do? Will I be able to look the person in the eye? Will I be able to sleep at night knowing that I lied?
3.Reward Honesty: Reward truth-telling even when it’s difficult.
Remember to demonstrate truth telling yourself! Children do as w
“HONESTY IS THE FIRST STEP TO AN ABUNDANT LIFE”
Posted: October 31, 2016
To be honest is to obey our conscience; it means to have the courage to confront the consequences of our actions no matter what prices we may have to pay nor what pains we may have to endure: it is to take responsibility for our actions, to be accountable.
While we are all born honest we often learn to be dishonest. This is why is very important to reinforce honesty and keep it as a habit throughout life. Of course, the best way to do this is by practicing being honest right from the beginning of