Tag Archives: Father’s Day

Manly Men Buy Girls’ Underwear – a Father’s Day post

[Archived post.] I was 14 when I walked into the Mode o’ Day boutique and heard my Dad ask the sales clerk for girls’ underwear. Me – a 14 year old boy – my dad, and a sales clerk. Talking about girls underwear. … Continue reading

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How Could I Miss the Point of the Father’s Day Sermon?

(From the archives) *** Last Sunday was Father’s Day and my wife and I sat in church together listening to a guest speaker give a message about parents and children and God’s love. During the sermon a father was walking … Continue reading

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Father’s Day for my children – Advice Is Overrated

As Father’s Day is coming up, here’s an archived post from three years back: Advice Is Overrated, Encouragement Isn’t [My son K is 22 and recently graduated from UC Berkeley. My daughter J is 20 and a third year student … Continue reading

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Manly Men Buy Girls’ Underwear – a Father’s Day post

I was 14 when I walked into the Mode o’ Day boutique and heard my Dad ask the sales clerk for girls’ underwear. There weren’t many places to shop for clothes in our little town. The Mode o’ Day was about … Continue reading

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Missing the Point of Father’s Day

(From the archives) *** Last Sunday was Father’s Day and my wife and I sat in church together listening to a guest speaker give a message about parents and children and God’s love. During the sermon a father was walking … Continue reading

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My Favorite Father’s Day Card

Last Sunday was Father’s Day, and I received some cards from my wife and kids. This one’s my favorite: This card has two of the most significant aspects of my life in it. I’m a father and I like my … Continue reading

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I Missed the Point at Church on Father’s Day

[Gloria Furman’s post at Domestic Kingdom last Sunday prompted me to write this.] *** Last Sunday was Father’s Day and my wife and I sat in church together listening to a guest speaker give a message about parents and children … Continue reading

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The Father’s Love on Father’s Day

The best of earthly fathers fall short, just like we all do. The best of earthly fathers need forgiveness, just like we all do. The best of earthly fathers need Jesus, just like we all do. And the best of … Continue reading

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