How I Saved My Marriage

(Dedicated to my sweetheart.) by Richard Paul Evans   My oldest daughter, Jenna, recently said to me, “My greatest fear as a child was that you and mom would get divorced. Then, when I was twelve, I decided that you fought so much that maybe it would be better if you...

241 Love Notes: Romantic Gestures for Husbands (& Dads)

  What’s the most romantic thing you’ve ever heard about a husband doing for his wife? One of the best happened about three years ago, from a couple in Canada, Devin and Crystal. (And it wasn’t even on Valentine’s Day.) Devin is a Navy seaman who said good-bye to his...

7 Tips for Fathering Your Pre-Schooler

      Are you the father of a pre-schooler and looking for valuable ways to interact with him or her? Check out this week’s Tools for the Journey: 7 Tips for Fathering Your...

Just Be Present. Just Be DAD.

by Perry Thinesen   “Be present! Be there! Enter their world, and invite them to enter yours.” When I heard this advice from Jeff Jenkins, I started reflecting on my childhood, my experiences with my dad growing up, and how that shaped me as a father today. I loved my...

6 Ways to Appreciate Your Wife for Your kids

  Looking for ways to appreciate your wife, letting your children know that your marriage is important? Download NCF’s Tools for the Journey: 6 Ways to Appreciate Your Wife for Your...