How to Avoid Parental Burnout

When people talk about experiencing burnout at work, most people simply nod their heads with a knowing kind of look. It's almost expected that a time…


Why New Dads Should Go on a Post-Partum Diet

If there’s one four-letter word I can’t stand, it’s the one heard most often in January: diet. Maybe I should blame it on being raised as a Baptist.…


Why God Needs Fathers

A father came home from work to find his little girl brushing the dog's teeth with his toothbrush. He was horrified and asked her what she was doing.…


I’m Scared to Hold a Baby

Few things in life scare me as much as holding another person’s child. I know that sounds weird, but allow me the opportunity to unpack my emotions…


Dear Dads: Spell FAME backwards

If you are a father, you can be famous. Just spell fame backwards: Every Man As Father. What if we measured the fame of men in terms of the kind of…


Would You Treat Your Dad the Way You Treat God?

In a recent First 15, Craig Denison finished his thoughts on spending time with God by quoting Brennan Manning's book The Furious Longing of God. In…