A Father’s Example

Now that I’m the father of two boys, Father’s Day means a lot more to me than it used to.

The Importance of Fathers

In a recent issue of In Character, James Q. Wilson talks about yet another reason having a father in the home is so critical for the future of our society...

Family Values

Little Children Little ears are listening; Little minds run wild; Trying to be like Mom or Dad, Comes natural for a child. They want to do the things you do, And say the things you say; They’re watching and they’re listening, Even...

Just Play Dumb (Or Dad’s Trick #44)

In January 1992, at 1:00 a.m., one very tired mom (me!) heard a cough. I bolted from my sleep to a standing/running position and in one leap made it to the bathroom and flipped...

Do Without Daddy?

Robert R. Taylor, Jr., in a book, Christ in the Home, relates the following story...

On the Home Front

Do It Together A Florida church holding monthly events for the entire family had trouble with parents dropping their kids off and not staying for the events. They remedied the problem with this announcement: “The...

Smart Dad

My wife and I have reared two daughters through adolescence. We have two ground rules in regard to their dating.

Fathers in the Fast Lane

Fathers, let’s slow down and save our families.

My Dad’s Better

Three boys were debating whose father was the best. The first started the debate by claiming his father knew the mayor. He was soon topped by the second boy who said, “That’s nothing. My dad...

For the Fathers

Wisdom for dads...