Virtue of the Week: Love

Burned Biscuits When I was a little kid, my mom liked to make breakfast food for dinner every now and then. I remember one night when she had made breakfast after a long, hard day at work. On that evening so long ago, my mom placed a plate of eggs, sausage and extremely burned biscuits […]

Virtue of the Week: Love

UNCONDITIONAL LOVE A story is told about a soldier who was finally coming home after having fought in Vietnam. He called his parents from San Francisco. “Mom and Dad, I’m coming home, but I’ve a favor to ask. I have a friend I’d like to bring home with me.” “Sure,” they replied, “we’d love to […]

Virtue of the Week: Love

BIG WILLYBy Nancy Bouchard He stood six feet, nine inches tall and weighed in at 310 pounds. Rumor had it that he’d killed a man with his bare hands— just squeezed the life out of him It was the kind of reputation that gained respect in the rough city where we grew up. At fifteen, […]

A Five Alarm Fire

Rescuing our kids from the toxic cultural fire they are being raised in. We live in a drastically different world than the one our parents and we adults grew up in. There are a lot more pressures and distractions on today’s youth. Post Modernism, rapid technological developments, our struggling economy, the disintegration of the family, […]

To all gentle fathers

What is it Like Being a Dad?

Sacrificial Love

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UNCONDITIONAL LOVE

A story is told about a soldier who was finally coming home after having fought in Vietnam. He called his parents from San Francisco. “Mom and Dad, I’m coming home, but I’ve a favor to ask. I have a friend I’d like to bring home with me.” “Sure,” they replied, “we’d love to meet him.” “There’s […]

Salvation Often Misinterpreted as Damnation

Why is the good news about virtue so often rejected? Many of us are out there fighting the good fight and spreading the good news about virtue to souls that need encouragement, and it seems like the message is falling on deaf ears or even worse, its thrown right back in our face. Why? I […]

The Bird Cage

There once was a man named George Thomas, pastor in a small New England town. One Easter Sunday morning he came to the Church carrying a rusty, bent, old bird cage, and set it by the pulpit. Eyebrows were raised and, as if in response, Pastor Thomas began to speak…. “I was walking through town […]

Modern Media Myths

3 Myths of Modern Manhood: Our modern media tells us that in order to be a man today you need… Athletic Ability: If you are not a superior athlete you are not manly. Sexual conquest over women: If you are not a “player” you are not manly. Economic Success: If you are not “rich” you […]