The Perfect Reflection of Our Heavenly Father

The Perfect Reflection of Our Heavenly Father

It is very hard to be a parent in society today, but I would have to say it’s even harder to be a father. We have all these expectations and molds that men should meet in the workforce, in our households, and even in the church. We seem to lose sight of the One who created the mold, and instead we try to force men to produce behaviors that we anticipate them to produce on their own without any explanation or guidance as to why they should. Even worse, if they don’t fit our cookie cutter mold, we write them off or throw them out. The generation we live in is now called “The Fatherless Generation.”
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Finding Peace in My Daddy’s Presence: Seeing God As Our Ever-Present Father

Finding Peace in My Daddy’s Presence: Seeing God As Our Ever-Present Father

I’ve got to tell you, I’ve got a great daddy. I didn’t really appreciate him growing up, but as I’ve become an adult, I understand more about all that he sacrificed for our family. Our family didn’t have a lot of money when I was a kid, but nobody worked harder than my dad. And he and my mom never really let us know that we didn’t have a lot. It was an amazing childhood.

The first time I think I realized what a wonderful father I had was when I was about 20 years old.  (more…)

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