Don’t Be Like 'Josh,' Dad; Considers the Consequences

During the normal annual year-end reflecting, it’s been a good year for many of us. But one dad is really struggling—”Josh.” Today his family situation is drastically different from a year ago, and it’s all because of his own mistakes. He started down a...

Give Yourself for Christmas

  Want to know one the best gifts you can give your kids for Christmas—beyond the gifts you wrap and place under the tree? Since those material gifts are probably already purchased and wrapped, let’s talk a bit about a truly lasting gift you can give your...

Gratitude Can Help You As a Father

  Here’s a question you might be asked a few times during the next few days: What are you thankful for? Probably the first things that come to mind are your family members—your kids and your wife, if you’re married. If your family is healthy, you’re...

Even Punk Rockers Eventually Want to Be Good Dads

  Isn’t it amazing what fatherhood can do to a man? One great example comes from a recent documentary with a fantastic fathering message … but that we cannot recommend wholeheartedly. It’s called The Other F Word, and it follows the lives of a handful...

Dad, You Can Help Your Teen Make Wise Decisions About Sex

  Just a few weeks ago, a new research review from the journal Pediatrics reaffirmed one area where father power shows up: their children’s decisions about sex. The study noted two factors in fathers that increase the chances that teens will put off sexual activity:...