"Buy this book for every father you know! It takes time-tested truths of Proverbs and applies them to the task of fathering in a way that is both helpful and hopeful."
- Rick Warren, New York Times bestselling author of The Purpose-Driven Life
"Every husband, dad, or homemaker should read this book. I believe it would save a few marriages and help decrease our percentage of "sons without fathers."(To be honest, prospective wives and mothers should read it too.) I enthusiastically recommend it to fathers everywhere!"
- Bobby Bowden, former championship football coach of the Florida State Seminoles
"Paying heed to the best of wisdom, and understanding the worst threats, James Merritt gives answers that can transform the heart of a dad. In a time of broken relationships, here is a book that builds bridges on strong foundations. The joy of committed fatherhood has an unparalleled reward. James Merritt helps us navigate through the perils to win this grad prize of godly children."
- Ravi Zacharias, bestselling author
"James Merritt is my friend and counselor. Most of all, he is a father. His message about child rearing is as simple and straightforward as the Sermon on the Mount or the Golden Rule. He is exactly the right messenger."
- Hon. John Linder, former United States Congressman (R-GA)
"America is a nation awash with knowledge but dangerously lacking in wisdom. Dr. James Merritt points fathers to the source of true wisdom in God's Word. James Merritt is a master expositor, a faithful pastor, and a committed father who not only points the way for other fathers, but models Christian fatherhood himself. By reading this book, fathers will come to know not only the source but also the substance of true wisdom."
- R. Albert Mohler, president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
"Leadership is my heart and passion. The one thing a leader cannot delegate is his family. Using Proverbs as his source, James Merritt has written an outstanding book that will empower every father to lead his children to godly success. It is both powerful in its content and practical in its application. Dad, if you want to read a book that will change you and your family, read this one."
- John C. Maxwell
, New York Times bestselling author