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Overcoming Family Struggles

Here’s a great resource for understanding the philosophy of “women and children first” from the Titanic. Also consider attending Vision Forum’s Titanic 100 years remembrance this April.

For dad only, a devotional about the Titanic:

Blood on Your Hands


If you were on board the Titanic, would you have jumped overboard and swam for safety, leaving your family behind? Well, of course you would not think of that. However, sometimes we men do ditch our families in other ways which are just as damaging.

Man overboard!

Paul was riding on a ship through tempest-tossed waves. … → Read More: Overcoming Family Struggles

Overcome Foolish Talking

For dad only:

Prayer Cover

Paul was preaching his heart out to the church in Troas when a young man named Eutychus fell out of the window. Of course the parents of the boy were all upset and ran frantically to him, calling his name and trying to get him to wake up. Sometimes I think I am that parent: my child goes down and I do not handle the situation very well at all.

How not to respond when your child is down

I want to talk to him. I want to yell at him, “Why did you … → Read More: Overcome Foolish Talking