A few months before I was born, my dad met a stranger who was new to our small Tennessee town. From the beginning, Dad was fascinated with this enchanting newcomer and soon invited him to live with our family
As father's we have a great responsibility to teach our families to love the Lord. God gives us the key ingredients to accomplish this purpose. Intertwined in this is teaching them to love, respect and follow God's Word.
So it was natural for me to break down and cry a few tears. After all, I had my three very young sons with me. It still breaks my heart to think about the fact that my father was never to be a grandfather and would never hold and hug my boys.
Once when I was a teenager, my father and I were standing in line to buy tickets for the circus. Finally, there was only one family between us and the ticket counter. This family made a big impression on me
“Dad let’s build a FORT in the park.” The father said, “I’m sorry sons. I can’t today, I’ve got some things I have to do at the OFFICE.”
Any healthy male can procreate children, but being a dad is a whole different story! It's one thing to make babies and whole different "enchilada" to father them. Let's take a look at what God says about this.