U.S. Senate Peter Marshall commented on social deconstruction (20 Centuries of Great Preaching Vol. 12 Waco: Word, 1971 p. 11-19): “The history of the world has always been the biography of her great men … There was a time in these United States when youth was inspired by (heroes) … when a picture of Washington or Lincoln adorned every […]Read More Heroes on the battlefield of everyday life
Men — Listen Up This Father’s Day! This Father’s Day, I’m reminded of a conversation I had with a father like me — a conversation that all fathers need to face. I just got done giving a presentation to a large audience when the usual line of people formed to ask questions or give their […]Read More Men — Listen Up This Father’s Day!
The following story was taken from a newsletter by Christian book publisher Mark Hamby. At one point or another we’ve all been guilty of this sort of behaviour. I know I have. And I thank God for the wise counsel of a good friend, a man who didn’t neglect his duty to point that out […]Read More The Voice of Conviction: A Father’s Example
This is an excerpt from John Paton’s autobiography, an excerpt in which Paton describes leaving his home in Torthorwald to attend missionary school in Glasgow (just to get to the train he had to walk some forty miles). His godly father accompanied him for the first portion of the journey, knowing that accepting the missionary […]Read More Such A Father