Apple Podcasts Stitcher Spotify Google Play TuneIn RSS Feed Key Takeaways The heart follows the habit. Nothing, in the household, is normal, until it is. Put conversation in simple places, like car rides, so we don’t become people of absence. Pause prayers before moments of discipline. dadAWESOME We’re on a mission to add LIFE to…
Apple Podcasts Stitcher Spotify Google Play TuneIn RSS Feed Key Takeaways Empathy is a game changer. Forgiveness causes ripple effects that we may never see. Our emotions can be an enter sign for the internal work that we need to do or an exit sign for a situation that we need to get out of.…
“Peace is the atmosphere of heaven… peace is the oxygen of heaven. It’s everywhere in heaven. It is just like righteousness, peace and joy are the kingdom of God. It already belongs to us, Jesus said, I give you my peace, I leave you, not as the world gives…”
“My son knows because he can always hear me. What he remembers about his games is that my dad was the loudest. My dad was shouting, and it’s intentional. The reason why I do that, I scream over every other father there because I want Mason to remember when I’m no longer there. His memory would be, You know what? My dad was the loudest… My dad was the loudest person at my game, and that’s the memory, because that’s what I never had.”
We are our best father when we have our best brothers with us. And so we need those guys and those are the guys that you came in and went rafting with, you know, with me… Those are those guys in my life and we need our brothers. But then also sometimes we need someone else who’s on the outside who’s got some training is a professional in some ways to come along side to create a safe space for a child to unfold.
How we deal with the hurt and wounds of our own father’s failures, determines our ability to be good fathers and mothers to our own children.
….a former superintendent of Minneapolis schools said to us, “if the kids come to us for kindergarten and do not have an involved father or an involved grandfather, they are already lost to us”
“Don’t live in your own understanding it, if you live in your own understanding, you’re going to miss it. If you live it in God’s understanding, through the power of the Holy Spirit, in his presence, he will make everything clear and he’ll provide and he’ll do his gig”
Jonathan Wiggins is a Christ follower who loves his wife, his family and his community of friends. Jonathan speaks, writes and mentors leaders. He is the lead pastor of Rez.church in Loveland, Colorado.
Apple Podcasts Stitcher Spotify Google Play TuneIn RSS Feed Paul Anderson joins dadAWESOME for a chat on the topic of FAITHFULNESS. This is the 7th part of our 9-part series on the Fruit of the Spirit. Paul Anderson graduated from UCLA and Luther Seminary. He pastored in Southern California for twenty-five years before moving to…