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  • Into The Breach – Christian Fatherhood

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    Becoming a father is a big responsibility, even more so to be a Christian father. God’s Word has some special instructions to guide you through one the most important roles you will ever have. Written by Stephen Binz based on teachings by Bishop Thomas Olmstead of the Catholic Diocese of Phoenix.

  • The Fatherhood Of God By Pete Briscoe

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    We’re taught from early on that God is our Father and we are His children. But relating to God as Father isn’t always easy—especially if our earthly dads struggled to show the love we longed for. In this 16-day study, Pete Briscoe draws our attention to the God who satisfies all our longings for love—highlighting how Scripture reveals Him to be our good and perfect Father.

  • Becoming A Praying Father

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    Being a father who prays isn’t the same thing as being a praying father. A father who prays takes actions. A praying father builds godly character. He’s in a constant and authentic exchange with a real and present God. This can be more easily said than done, but do it we must. Join us on a fatherhood journey as we learn how to be praying fathers who impact future generations.

  • 7 Sins Of A Disengaged Dad: 7 Day Bible Reading Plan

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    Most sin can be traced to one of these seven sins. So, know them. Fight them in your home. Fight them in your heart. Be the example that maybe you didn’t have growing up. You can learn to overcome the sin that's holding you back.

  • Becoming An Intentional Father

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    Being a father who intentionally disciples his family is tough work. Not only do we need to learn how to run this race, we must simultaneously remove obstacles blocking our way. Biblical fatherhood is not for the faint of heart. This plan will help you identify the things standing in your way. Then it will show you how, with God’s help, you can remove these roadblocks on your journey to becoming an intentional father.

  • Radical Wisdom: A 7-Day Journey For Fathers

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    It’s crazy how much our dads shape us. No one escapes the power and influence of their earthly father. And since most men feel unprepared to be fathers, it’s essential to seek guidance – from Scripture and from other dads. Radical Wisdom is a journey toward wisdom and insight for fathers, combining principles and wisdom from Scripture with the experience of an older, wiser dad who’s learned from his mistakes.

  • Being Fathered By God

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    Every man has had authority figures in his life, and much of what a man perceives about God and projects onto God was shaped by those authority figures. At the top of every man’s authority list is his earthly father. How your dad handled your heart has shaped you and contributed significantly to how you perceive God. Join us for this journey towards experiencing the heart of the Father and getting everything out of the way that is in the way of being a Beloved Son.

  • Becoming The Father God Wants You To Be

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    Children are a blessing from the Lord, no matter the circumstances surrounding their birth (Psalm 127:3).  If you are a father, thank God for it and decide right now that you are going to be what God wants you to be in your children’s lives, a visible, tangible illustration of Him, no matter what choices you’ve made to this point.  Being a good father really is not as complicated as you might think!  All you have to do is love your children like your Heavenly Father loves you.

  • Fathers Say…

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    What fathers say can determine a child’s way. Fathers who speak words of encouragement and love to their children, mixed in with some common sense, sow into their hearts and minds the necessary ingredients for reaping healthy identities and self-images that propel toward success in life. Fathers Say... shares life lessons that testify to the power of a father’s influence in their lives.

  • I Can Only Imagine

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    Embark on a journey through the Gospels to discover Jesus’ encounters with broken people. Each day will include scripture, reflective stories, and prayer—all working together to reveal God’s incredible heart for you.  Each day of this 6-day devotional contains video content with Bart Millard of MercyMe and exclusive movie scenes from the I Can Only Imagine movie, in theaters on March 16, 2018. 

  • The First Gift

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    So you're going to be a father, but you don’t feel prepared? UNCOMMEN believes that Jesus gave us many gifts to equip us for fatherhood. Over the next five days, we’ll review a few gifts that He’s given us and how you can give them to your future child.

  • Share the Light

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    After the success of the theatrical release of their movie Let There Be Light , Sam and Kevin Sorbo now present a devotional follow-up that takes a deeper dive into themes from the movie, including family, fatherhood, atheism, faith, forgiveness, grief, and redemption.   Share the Light combines references to the movie’s story, Scriptures, devotions, questions for reflection and discussion, and challenges that inspire action to change the world for the better. 

  • Becoming A Battle Ready Father

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    Fatherhood is under attack like never before. Statistics bear this out. One of the best ways for Satan to win this war is to convince men that we are not engaged in battle. This devotional helps fathers and men pick up their weapons and gird themselves for the spiritual battle. A lot is at stake - not only our own personal integrity, but the lives of those we love.

  • Father Knows Best – 5 Prayers For Your Kids

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    As fathers, our prayers for our kids sometimes turn into monotony as we pray the same things over and over. We want to say more, but can’t come up with the words. We understand the sentiment. We’ve compiled 5 biblically-based devotions to help you pray for your kids.

  • Man Of God

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    You don't have to be “perfect” or “ideal” to be a man of God. In the devotions that follow, Dr. Charles Stanley describes for you seven characteristics of the total, spiritual man and how understanding these characteristics and adopting them into your life will help you become the man of God, husband, and father you were always meant to be. 

  • In His Eyes

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    This plan helps us to see ourselves and others as God sees us and not how we often view our own lives. Using the lyrics form his songs musician Michael McMillan helps us focus our attention on what it is important to God.

  • We Stood Upon Stars

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    Our success with five relationships will be our true measure as men: our fathers, friends, wives, kids, and God.  If we don’t get these right, it doesn’t matter what we do for a living or what we’ve accomplished.  This 5-day devotional is meant to get you thinking about these relationships.  Each devotional includes a brief thought on a specific relationship, along with an excerpt from We Stood Upon Stars: Finding God in Lost Places.  Each daily reading ends with a few questions to get you thinking and some Bible verses to dive deeper into.

  • Fathers - A Father's Day Devotional By Rhett Walker

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    Join me in walking through this four-day devotional about fatherhood, balancing career and parenting, and how to be a Godly example for kids. Being a father is hard work but it's really rewarding. We're all still learning the things we're teaching our children and my prayer is that fathers never feel alone. -Rhett Walker

  • Becoming A Fulfilled Father

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    You are leading your family, but you see room for improvement. Sections of your family wall are gone. Some stones must be replaced. Before following Christ, this was off your fatherhood radar. But now, it drives your thinking. What next? As it turns out, fathers can learn much from an Old Testament cupbearer (and wall-fixer). Nehemiah outlines how we can build a vision for our family that honors God.

  • Parenting In A Sexualized, Digital Age

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    Parenting is hard work in this sexualized, digital age. Yet, with vision and strategies rooted in God’s Word, we can guide our children in truth and grace… creating space for conversation, helping them understand God’s story of sex, equipping them to navigate the challenges of their world, and modeling the pursuit of purity—which is the pursuit of Jesus. This resource is a toolkit for your parenting journey!

  • Trials of Modern Manhood // Jump Start Your Life

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    Living according to the culture of this world leaves us sad and empty, burned-out and isolated. But our Good Father has something else for His sons, His mighty men. He wants to give us— you —things like purpose, significance, connection, joy, and peace. How does that sound? Start this three-day experience. Learn how to lay hold of these things, and join hundreds of thousands of men reading WiRE.

  • Father Like The Father

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    Throughout Scripture, God is called Father. Yet how does He father His children? What parenting principles can we learn by observing His interactions with humanity? This seven-day study will examine key Scriptures which will help you to father like the Father.

  • Chris Tomlin - Good Good Father Devotional

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    This 5-day devotional, centered around Chris Tomlin's single "Good Good Father," explores our relationship to God as his children and God's love for us as our Father. This is the perfect devotional to prepare for Father's Day, or to simply uncover our identity as children of God. The song "Good Good Father" was written by Pat Barrett and Anthony Brown.

  • Woman Of Promise: Letters To The Single Mother

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    Adapted from her book, The Unseen Companion: God with the Single Mother , Michelle Lynn Senters writes encouraging letters to the single mother, offering the hope, healing, and love found in God and in His Word.

  • A.D. The Bible Continues: Episode 7

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    A.D. The Bible Continues is the epic 12-episode series now airing on NBC. Things get worse for Peter as Saul’s persecution targets him. Some stay in Jerusalem, and the rest flee. Philip has unexpected success in Samaria. The Roman emperor comes to Jerusalem, an event which Pilate plans to exploit to get a promotion and get out of the city.