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“Lead Your Family” Posts:

A Godly Man Prays

The following is 1 of the Thirteen Essential Traits of a Godly Man we communicated to our son, Cole, when he recently entered his teenage years. I continue to try to emulate and teach these to him. All men would do well to pursue them with all they have.  We also put together a book […]

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A Godly Man Devotes Himself to God’s Word

The following is 1 of the Thirteen Essential Traits of a Godly Man we communicated to our son, Cole, when he recently entered his teenage years. I continue to try to emulate and teach these to him. All men would do well to pursue them with all they have.  We also put together a book […]

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A Godly Man is Humble

When my oldest child, Cole, entered the teenage years, the idea of a rite of passage grabbed my attention. For a boy, the goal is to help him know what it means to be a Godly man, which requires intentionality, teaching, the consistent example of a Godly man, and a memorable ceremony.  I asked a […]

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How to make a spoiled brat

King David helped create scores of songs, a great nation, a powerful army and a spoiled brat named Adonijah. Adonijah tried to take advantage of his old and feeble father by hatching a plan to seize control of the kingdom. (Sadly, he wasn’t the only son of David who attempted a coup.) “He put himself forward.” […]

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Sunshine – a morning prayer

“The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands… The sun rises at one end of the heavens; nothing is deprived of its warmth. The law of the Lord is perfect, refreshing the soul” (paraphrased from Psalm 19). —- Lord, bathe me every morning in the sunlight of your Word. […]

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