Snapshots Of My Father: A Picture Of Strength

To a child, the mother is the safety net of love and comfort. She is the one to whom a young kid runs to make boo-boos go away, and to feel loved and special during trials.To most young boys, the father looms as both the pillar of strength and the bedrock of stability. He is…

Leadership In Marriage And The Reality Of Responsibility

Author’s Note: Every author has a set of assumptions, and a set of lenses through which he views the world. My particular viewpoint is one of traditional biblical gender roles, and that the man should be the head of the household. If you don’t believe in leadership in relationships, then stop reading. You’re not going…

So Men On TV Are Dumb. So What?

I’ve heard that there are two typical methods of dealing with problems in our society. Take racism for example. In a group of people plagued with such a problem, Method 1 is to change the individual man himself. Through proper parenting and education, let each person know how racism hurts us as a nation, and…

Enter The Fudge Dragon

By Guest Author Matt Coffey The following is a story written by my brother on the joys of parenting. If you like the story, share it and like it so that he will hopefully keep writing stuff like this.  So my two-year-old came downstairs from his nap the other day, naked from the waist down….

#DadLife

At the risk of sounding like Jeff Foxworthy, I compiled a list of moments that made me realize that I am no longer a man without responsibilities.Ways you know you’re a dad: -You see a booger in your child’s nose that you absolutely have to pick out without even considering the insanity of that action -You…

Life Advice for My Daughters

As a father of daughters, I have no business teaching them how to become a good woman. I can, however, teach them how they should be treated by men, and how they can prepare themselves to survive the harsh reality that is our society. -Find a man worthy of your love and respect to marry,…

Life Advice for My Son 

This is a short list of pointers I plan on giving my boy as he grows up. Feel free to comment with any additions you would pass to your sons. I also have one for both my daughters and my son here. -Find the greatest woman you can, but then make sure you make yourself…

Advice To My Children

As with most of the posts you’ll see here, I got bored one day and just started writing things I want my children to understand when they’re older. A good portion of this has to do with the assumption that that will one day marry and have children of their own. -If you’re not willing…