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Choosing to be a Father Changes Everything

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December is a great time to look back on the year. A time of reflection, remembering the lessons we learned the blessings we received. During the month of December, we are sharing the most popular posts of the past year. We started this blog as a way to be a blessing and help to couples, both strong and struggling. But over this year we’ve learned the joy that comes from hearing your stories and triumphs. So as we share these posts this December. Feel free to share on our Facebook or in the comments below. Thank you for a wonderful 2015 and Merry Christmas!

Wisdom From the World

“It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father. “ Pope John XX111

“A father carries pictures where his money used to be.”  Anonymous

“When one has not had a good father, one must create one.”  Fredrich Nietzche

Wisdom From the Word

“The Fear-of-God builds up confidence and makes the world safe for your children.”  Proverbs 14:26  (The Message)

“Good-tempered leaders invigorate lives; they are like spring rain and sunshine.” Proverbs 16:15  (The Message)

“Point your kids in the right direction-when they are old they won’t be lost.” Proverbs 22:6  (The Message)

“Fathers, don’t exasperate your children by coming down hard on them. Take them by the hand and lead them to the Master.”  Ephesians 6:4   (the Message)

Keep Me Real, Lord !

“Lord, help me to love my children/grandchildren as you love me. Make my love full of grace, absent of condemnation, honoring of boundaries and overflowing with love. Help me to lead them to you, their ultimate Lover.”

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