Ways You Make A Difference, Dad

Posted on November 16, 2012 
Filed Under Fathering, Parenting, Personal

In his book It’s Better to Build Boys than Mend Men, Truett Cathy cites startling statistics which show that kids from fatherless homes face a world of hurt and trouble (and maybe you know firsthand about this kind of heartache). These children are:

Aren’t those disturbing statistics?

And yet, there’s hope…when a dad shows up and gets involved in his kid’s life. Everything changes then! Dad, you have an influence to help your child avoid the difficult life choices that so many fatherless boys and girls have made.

In my book, First Time Dad,  I suggest some easy ways to spend time with your son or daughter – time that’ll make a difference in his or her life. Things like:

And the list can go on and on. These don’t have to be big getaways, or super-fancy celebrations. Just time together, so you are THERE and INVESTING.