Podcast

227 | Intentional Fatherhood & Creating the Primal Path (Jon Tyson REPLAY)

May 26, 2022

“I wanted him in this liminal space. My goal was to irreparably break his heart for the poor of the world so he’d never just be a spoiled, complacent American ever – He’d always be haunted, because those years are so formative… I just wanted to get in there, God’s heart for the poor.”

226 | Dads Who Dare To Dream (Banning Liebscher REPLAY)

May 19, 2022

“When I stop dreaming, when I stop allowing my heart to really dream about things that apart from God are impossible, I not longer kind of lean in, I begin to lean back. I don’t engage, I disengage. And I would say the greatest thing in the world you could do for your kids is to be a dreamer that’s pursuing what God has in your life.”

225 | Fatherhood insights from the life of Abraham (Jeremy Pryor REPLAY)

May 12, 2022

“if your kids don’t see the sabbath day as their favorite day of the week, then you’re doing it wrong”

224 | Slowing Down & Recovering Your Heart (John Eldredge REPLAY)

May 5, 2022

“Human beings were not meant to live in isolation and we weren’t meant to live in a constant unknown. Learning to let it go (benevolent detachment)… is step one.”

223 | The Tech-Wise Family (Andy Crouch REPLAY)

April 28, 2022

“I think that our best moments as families, our best moments as parents but also kids’ best moments, are when we are given the capacity for meaningful action in some way. That is, we have some ability to have something matter that we do, AND we are exposed to meaningful risk – that is, it could go wrong and we could lose something.”

222 | Funny How Dad Life Works (Michael Jr. REPLAY)

April 21, 2022

“So you’re going to make some sort of mistakes. But fellas, I want you to know for sure you are absolutely dadAWESOME, because I got an awesome dad and I know I’m going to be an awesome dad because I’m a give it my all. Even if we’re going the wrong way, I’m going the wrong way all the way, because I’m doing it because I love my kids and they’re going to know that.”

221 | The Love of a Father (Pierre du Plessis REPLAY)

April 14, 2022

You can’t take out a pair of pliers and change wires and go, there you go, I told you, this is how we can fix you. We’ve got to cultivate what we want, and I think part of us as people looking back at our lives, I think if we don’t get over ourselves early enough, then we take up all the energy to fix ourselves and we ignore to sow what we want in our children. It’s amazing when the kid starts drifting, and you no longer have the reach and control you think you have.

220 | Fathering Like a Boy vs. Fathering Like a Man (Gary Black)

April 7, 2022

“We have to break the spirit, disciple these kids and send them on risky, crazy adventures so that they can get their own stories so they can keep telling the miraculous amazingness of how good and amazing our Father is.”

219 | Up Daddy, Spiritual Fatherhood & Stepping Out in Faith (Dick Foth PART2)

March 30, 2022

“the best way that I can be a strong father is to be the the most profound loving husband I can be… Children need to know to the degree that they’re able that those two people. Love each other deeply”

218 | The Stance of a Learner & The Relationship Baseball Dimond (Dick Foth PART1)

March 24, 2022

“when my father walked away, my father in law walked in.”