Tag: Father’s Day

How My Father Became My Dad

This is a strange Father’s Day for me. Last year at this time on Father’s Day I had no relationship with my father.  We were estranged.  We hadn’t spoken in eight years.  During those years, I sent him a card on Father’s Day card but never received a response.  That seemed to be the...

How to Heal Your Father Wound

Years ago I read a book called “Wild at Heart” by John Eldredge.  In the book, he talks about the relationship between a father and son.  He says that the one thing every son wants to hear from his father is:  “You have what it takes”. All I have...

Son Of A Preacher Man

I grew up as the son of a preacher man.   In the early years of my life, my dad was the man behind the pulpit. He preached a lot of sermons but the lessons I learned was him.  He wasn’t like other fathers.  Sure, he took time to...