We have been taught that somehow, if we spank our children enough, they will be magically bound to Christianity, and that their salvation would be assured.
However. the Bible states that there is ONE way to God. One. And that that way is through Christ. Each person decides to follow or not follow, to ask forgiveness and enter relationship with Him, or not.
this blog post explains it so very well… You Cannot Bind Their Hearts To Christ
No parent has that power. No human has that power.