One Man at a Time

“Watch therefore, and pray always, that ye may be accounted worthy to escape all these things that shall come to pass …” (Luke 21:36). The reticence of fathers to pray with and for their families, their functional absence as a spiritual watchman over their families, leaves the home unsecured spiritually and unprotected. Watching in prayer…

Watching

“Son of man, I have made you a watchman …” (Ezekiel 33:16-17). Adam was given, along with Eve, the gift of dominion over all the earth (Genesis 1:28). But it was to Adam specifically that the charge was given to ‘grow’ the garden, to cultivate it; and to ‘guard’ it (2:15). The scope of the…

Life Giving Fathers

Morehouse School of Medicine and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention has been focusing on disease in children as it relates to the absence of a father. 25% of all fathers are missing in action by the time an infant is born. What are the implications of such father absence? Incredibly, infants born without…