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Single Dad, You Can Still Be “Dad”!

Single dad doesn’t always mean you will have your kids full time—and even if you are their primary caregiver, there are still bound to be times when you are apart from each other for longer periods of time. I once had a new single father describe being away from his...

A Single Parent’s Prayer

Father, I come before You today broken, yet humbled. Thank You my Lord for another opportunity to serve You; and although my circumstances may be far from ideal right now, they could not be in more perfect hands than Yours. Jesus, You call for all of us who are weary...


But the godly will flourish like palm trees and grow strong like the cedars of Lebanon. –Psalm 92:12 (NLT) Most of us are aware of two of the biggest species of trees on the earth: The Giant Sequoias and the Redwoods. Here are a few brief but fascinating facts about...

5 Ways Single Fathers Can Help Their Kids Deal with Bullying

Bullying continues to be a big problem in schools all over the country as research revealed that between 1 in 4 students have experienced bullying in school. The study also showed that most of the bullying happens in middle school. While there is a growing awareness...

The Circular Argument

    We’ve all had them: the argument that starts at one point and always gets back to that same argument we’ve had a dozen times before with our loved one, teenager, mother, ex-spouse, siblings. Point A has been revisited so many times, you know the script by heart....

So He Cries

                  There was a man that wanted a son, though he was not married. His lady friend became pregnant though they were not in love. He asked for an abortion because he didn’t know how to be a father. He did not get a paternity test though it was available....

Understanding the Unique Needs of Single Parent Families

              Our first guest blogger for August of 2017 is our good friend Dr. Carla Ludwig. Carla’s insights and knowledge inspire us all to help single moms and single dads strive towards a better future for them and their families! I have the best job in the...

August is Guest Blogger Month

  As has been the case for the past several years, A Father's Walk welcomes August as our "Guest Bloggers Month". Stay tuned during the upcoming weeks for posts from some of the best in single parent ministry. In the meantime, hold on to July while we have it!  ...

My Stuff Stays Here! When to Let Your Child Bring Possessions to the Other Home

It can be frustrating as a single parent to use your limited resources to provide for your child’s needs—only to have certain items go over to the other parent’s house and possibly not be returned.

What Men Need to Know About Abortion

  I was not a Christian when my daughter’s mom became pregnant. Although she and I were not together and I had no idea of what the future held, I was simultaneously ecstatic about becoming a dad, as well as terrified of the unknown. I remember a conversation she and I...

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