- The Bible seems to expect that those who can have children will. Gen 1:28; Psa 127:3-5
- Parents should prioritize their one-flesh relationship. Gen 2:24
- Parents should pursue unity in parenting.
- Parents should honor one another, and thereby teach their children to honor parents. 1 Peter 3:7; Eph 5:33, 6:2
- Parents should commit to raising their children in the discipline and instruction of the Lord. Eph 6:4