Sunday Sermon: God A Father

Lately, I have been thinking about God as a Father. This is likely because all of my children will be legal adults this coming year and while I am still their father, my role is less of that as their parent.  Our relationship is evolving. I am less of a remote authoritarian far outside their understanding and more a mentor, and perhaps someday a wise peer. So it is, I think, with our relationship with God.  It evolves, and while we will never be peers, what do we need to do to have a relationship with Him, as a father.

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How To Ruin Sports For Your Child

 If you leave it up to your child to 'play' games out there instead of working on mastering his craft, you are failing to meet your responsibilities as a parent.  Worse yet, if you leave it up to a stranger -  that flamed out during D3 college ball and that has his own kid on the team -  to spot and properly develop the genetically gifted - despite parentage -  ball playing freak of a child you created, well then you have failed as a parent.  

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SAHDtruth vs Big Lies

Look kid, remember that birthday party where they had cotton candy and soda and chips and cake and ice cream and a bounce house?  The party had it all, everything a kid could want.  Remember how that ended with you projectile vomiting all over the bounce house and eleven kids in your class at school?  You cannot have it all, ever, not even as a fully functional, psychologically stable, financially successful adult that is nowhere near a bounce house. 

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