Jun
17
2014

What does it mean to be a Real Man?

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TweetThis is a guest post by Tim Truesdale As I recently sat down with my 8-year old son, I asked a probing question; “Son what does it mean to be a real man?”. A very thoughtful boy, he spent a long moment considering the question, then turned his gaze into my eyes and confessed “I don’t know Dad”. That confirmed my assumption: I have to write about what it means to be a “real man”. […]

May
31
2014

Why I Don’t Drink Alcohol

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Tweet Growing up, alcohol wasn’t a part of my family. My parents didn’t keep alcohol in the house and they didn’t drink, or if they did I didn’t know about it. I first got exposed to alcohol through friends when I was a teenager. In high school someone close to me began drinking a lot and I saw the effect it had on him over the years. Over the years he got several DUI’s, it affected his […]

May
27
2014

How does Porn affect your life as a dad?

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Tweet Every second – 28,258 internet users are viewing pornography… 72% of them are men. If you are reading this article and you are a man… you’ve probably viewed porn and more than likely have had a struggle with it at one point in your life. What you may not know is that your kids are heading down that same path and much sooner than you probably did when you were a kid. The average age […]

May
26
2014

Simon Cowell – Dad of the Year?

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Tweet Not sure who is voting in these polls, but is Simon Cowell the best nomination we have for Marvel’s Celebrity Dad of the year? A “dad of the year” should be someone who models great character in not only being a dad but showing his children what a real man should look like. Someone who leads by example in showing his sons what real manhood looks like and showing his daughters the way men should […]

May
24
2014

Bringing Fatherhood into the Workplace – The Working Dad

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Tweet Most of us men really care a lot about what we do for a living. We want to make a difference in our lives and for our family. However, when was the last time you went into an interview for a job and talked about your role as a father. Why is it that men keep our work lives so separated from our lives as dads? Is the issue of balancing our work life […]

Aug
10
2012

How to Create Leaders within our Family – Part 2

How To Create Leaders within Your Family

TweetThis is a guest post by David Morris. In Part 1 of this 2 part series, I explored principle #1, “Lead By Relationshop”. In Part 2 add to that and explore “Leading by Example” and “Leading through Servanthood.” Principle #2:  Lead By Example It is impossible to effectively lead any group of people by authoritarian rule.  We have many examples throughout history and present day of whole regions of the earth that have been thrown […]

Aug
8
2012

How to Create Leaders within your Family – Part 1

How To Create Leaders within Your Family

TweetThis is a guest post by David Morris. As fathers we desire that our children would grow up to become responsible, respectful and caring adults. As men we want to attain this goal using the quickest and most efficient means possible. We often view parenting as a task that requires a clear plan and removal of any obstacle that stands in the way of complete success. Wouldn’t it be great if our children came with […]

Aug
4
2012

Weekend Links

Gunman Kills At Least 10 At Screening of The Dark Knight Rises

Tweet Being a Dad Means Being a Role Model Youth Volleyball: Why are the girl’s volleyball shorts so short? 10 Ways to Develop Your Children’s Entrepreneurial Spirit Onething LIVE DVD/CD Released Aurora Shooting Victim Called “I love you” to daughters

Jul
30
2012

Calling Dad’s and their Sons to a Higher Standard

Calling Dads and their Sons to a Higher Standard

Tweet This article I’m writing today is about a topic that has such impact and such significance on the hearts of both my sons and my daughters as well as on my heart as a father. It’s a battle that is being waged all across the world in ways that have lethal and disastrous consequences both spiritually and physically. There is an epidemic that has broken out all across the world and Christians have not […]

Jul
28
2012

Weekend Links

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Tweet Engaging with Fathers Makes Happier Babies Talking to Kids About Shooting and Guns Weeping with Those Who Weep The One Hotly Anticipated iPhone 5 Goes into Production, Report Says Chick-Fil-A Caught in Controversy for Opposing Same-Sex Marriage

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