Category: Parenting

The Secret of Being a Good Dad

January 10, 2017 - Miscellaneous, Parenting

As men, we make decisions every day that affect our family’s wellbeing. Child rearing can be a daunting task. Balancing work with family, romance, and support of the kid’s various events without borrowing time from another day is a...

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CRYING IT OUT DOESN’T WORK IN INFANTS OR MARRIAGE

August 31, 2015 - Marriage, Parenting

Society tells us to stand up for our rights and demand what we have earned. It is an interesting philosophy, which promises to reward us with earthly or spiritual riches. There’s only one problem – God never made this...

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LIFE IS SHORT

July 7, 2015 - Marriage, Parenting

As a young father, my life was filled with responsibilities. I wanted to earn a good wage, climb the allusive corporate ladder, and support my family well. I wanted them to have the best. It was more than making...

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BECOME A GREAT FATHER IN FIVE EASY STEPS

June 11, 2015 - Parenting

The moment we become fathers, our lives have new meaning. Our responsibilities and duties change, but our focus does as well. No matter what kind of fathers we become, our lives will never be the same–at least they shouldn’t.

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HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT GUY FOR YOUR LITTLE GIRL

June 3, 2015 - Parenting

From the moment the doctor says, “It’s a girl!” we fathers witness the surfacing of a phenomenon that was placed within us by God. The emotions that appear seemingly from nowhere include an innate sense of protection, love, and awe that...

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HOW TO STOP TANTRUMS

October 8, 2014 - Parenting

Children’s tantrums are part of life for many young parents. For families that have never had to deal with this common issue, tolerance for tantrums is extremely low. In fact, many adults consider tantrums to be abnormal behavior.

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CHOOSE YOUR BATTLES

October 3, 2014 - Parenting

Choose your battles. This saying’s author, Sun Tzu was a brilliant Chinese military strategist and highly respected general of the ancient Chinese army.

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ONE OF THE SMARTEST MEN

August 21, 2014 - Men Only, Parenting

One of the smartest men I have ever met was my father. His wisdom created an aura around him, but he never noticed. Everyone who sat next to him got smarter. May God bless us with more such men.  ...

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THE DEADLY SUMMER PREDATOR OF OUR CHILDREN

July 14, 2014 - Eminent Dangers, Parenting

I am reposting this blog because it is extremely important, lifesaving information. It doesn’t seem like it should be a problem this time of year, but it is. Summertime fills our medical offices with sports injuries, weekend warrior wounds,...

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GOD’S GREATEST BLESSING

July 3, 2014 - Parenting

The number of emails I’ve received wondering why I haven’t posted for the past two days has been overwhelming. I am humbled at the concerns so many have expressed since I rarely miss a single day. Allow me to...

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