Family Background video: The Father Effect Short Film

  A powerful dramatization of how important dads are, and how much their actions influence their children for years to come. Many dads today are living with the lack of a healthy relationship with their fathers, and there is great need for healing.    ...

Home Run Addresses "The Hurt Inside" for Men and Fathers

  Corey Brand is a Major League Baseball all-star. But off the field he is haunted by memories of his past, and his life is spinning out of control. After a DUI and team suspension, Corey’s agent sends him back to his hometown to rebuild his reputation, and volunteers...

Your Job Description: Defining What it Means to Be a Dad

Remember when you held your first baby in your arms and asked yourself, “Now what do I do?” You didn’t get an answer, did you? At work, a job description helps keep you on task for your company. But what about a job description for dads? At no time do we feel the need...

Your Dad's Influence: Ways to Move Forward

Here at the Center, we’re very much aware that many men are uncomfortable with the idea of honoring their dads. As we hear from dads, it’s clear that just about all men have things they would change about their childhood if they could — some small...

Hope Out of Tragedy: The Ultimate Overcomer

This story might be difficult to hear, and for committed, loving fathers, it’s unimaginable. But we’re confident that some dads need to hear it: One night back in 1985, Chris Keith, age 5, was shot in the head by his own father while he slept....