Aiming to Fix Broken Boys

Even, the secular media is starting to get it right! Suzanne Venker’s article The Desperate Cry of America’s Boys (Fox News Opinion 2/18/18) shoots a perfect bull’s-eye by responding to a statement on Twitter by a Mr. Black. “Mr. Black…

Living on the Frontier: The 5 Keys to Manhood

In 1849, Betsy Bayley of the infamous Stephen Meek (no relation) expedition, lost in route to Oregon, wrote this despairing letter to her sister in Ohio: “We camped at a spring which we gave the name of “The Lost Hollow” because there…

I Want to Be a Better Dad

We’ve been looking at the father-thing for a while, taken surveys, reviewed stacks of stats, and held interviews, and there are two consistent findings:   Most men want to be better dads. Their most common obstacle is time.   “I…

The Thanks List

by Randy Clay. “Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.”  St. Paul’s words in 1 Thessalonians 5:18 (ESV). Paul, are you serious?  Give thanks in ALL circumstances?  There isn’t a…

When They Are Old They Will Not Depart… But What About In College?

by Chris Rolph. “Start your children off in the way they should go, and when they are old they will not depart from it.” Proverbs 22:6   Working in faith based higher education for 25 years; I have had the opportunity and privilege…

If The Fear of the Lord is the Beginning, Here is Where to Start.

By Gene Frost. “The Fear of God is the beginning of wisdom.” Proverbs 1:7   Do you want your son to have a better life than you?  I believe the majority of dads do.  They want it better for their sons but here’s a bigger question. …

4 Things Learning to Sail Has Taught Me About Correcting My Kids

by Matt Miller. Whoever heeds life-giving correction will be at home among the wise. (Proverbs 15:31)   This past summer my 17-year old son Aidan and I had the amazing experience of learning to sail a 50 ft. boat off the coast of Florida.…

The Code of the West

by Terry Bartlow. “What a person desires is unfailing love; better to be poor than a liar.” Proverbs 19:22  When Daniel Hackett heard Pecos Bill, Paul Bunyan, and John Henry speak the “Code of the West” then saw them model it in the…