One Man Sharpens Another

One Man Sharpens Another

Some time ago, I realized that my father-in-law has told me that he loves me more in a few months than my own father told me in 40 years. You know what? It’s still a little weird—but I’m getting used to it! We may not always show it, but men want to be affirmed, they...
I Can Only Imagine

I Can Only Imagine

A few weeks ago, I attended an annual Summit for Fatherhood ministry leaders in the Northwest corner of Georgia—a beautiful establishment and setting! This was my fourth visit to the Summit in the past five years, so I know it well. I will say, however, the first...
A Single Parent’s Prayer

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...
Trees

Trees

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...
Understanding the Unique Needs of Single Parent Families

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...
Helping Single Parents During Summer Break

Helping Single Parents During Summer Break

          Memorial Day is over and summer is unofficially upon us. Usually this means family vacations, down time, and a slower-paced life, at least for a little while. While that may be true for many, for a single parent, having kids out of school means loss of...