"Rick Johnson is a good man. It's been a joy to watch him come to Christ and see him step up to the plate with a strong sense of Christ-honoring purpose. Rick knows that there is no higher office a man can hold than father. We here in the Northwest will profit greatly from this ministry which coaches men to be fathers." Dr. Stu Weber, Pastor, Author of Tender Warrior and Four Pillars of a Man's Heart.
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From the Back Cover
Your son is counting on you.
The relationship between a father and a son is like no other. Dads have a God-given role to protect and provide for their families, always striving to teach their sons the life skills they'll need to grow into honorable men. That may seem like a tall order. But being a good father isn't so much what kind of parent you are as what kind of person you are. Better Dads, Stronger Sons can show you how to
" talk with your son about important topics such as dating, sexual purity, respect, and self-discipline
" understand why male bonding, discipline, and spiritual leadership are vital to your relationship with your son
" recognize and avoid the top ten mistakes a father can make
Even if you don't have confidence in your fathering skills, God says you fit the bill perfectly in his plan for your family. This book will help you strive to be the dad God designed you to be--so your son can grow to be everything he is meant to be.
Rick Johnson is the founder of Better Dads, a fathering skills program designed to equip men to be more engaged in the lives of their children. He is also the author of That's My Son: How Moms Can Influence Boys to Become Men of Character.
"Rick Johnson is writing about the very things that deeply touch our hearts-the vital impact of fathers on their children! Fathers, sons, and families will benefit . . . for generations!"-Ron Nichols, director of training, National Center for Fathering