A couple weeks ago we did one of the See for Yourself guides on “Dads Love.” The theme of the guide is that fathers are made in the likeness and image of God, that God pursues our hearts, and that we as fathers share in His fatherhood by pursuing the heart of God, the heart […]
24 years ago we were at a water park in southern Florida. My son John-Andrew was 3 at the time, and he was a cute, pudgy little thing. He couldn’t swim, and so the two of us would would go into the different pool areas together and I would swim with him. We would dunk […]
I’m blessed to have 10 children between the ages of 6 and 27. I didn’t start out wanting to have a large family. I came from a family of four, my wife came from a family of eight, and when we talked about how many kids we wanted to have I remember saying I wanted […]
Strong Catholic Dad has been selected from a pool of over 350 applicants to the final 12 of the OSV Innovation Challenge! We are currently competing for one of three $100,000 grants, the winners of which will be announced in August. Please keep us in your prayers!
When I started Strong Catholic Dad in May of 2018, I had 25 years of experience as a Father, 14 years of experience in ministry, and 10 years of experience in directly and intentionally passing on the Faith to my kids. I had a desire to help other fathers and a dream that every dad […]
Everything changes with the birth of your first child. Amazingly, God has given you a share in His own Fatherhood. You begin to sense the responsibility, the eternal consequence of your role in the life of your child. You feel your own inadequacy. It can be overwhelming.
We’ve been hard at work over the last year or so evaluating Strong Catholic Dad, trying to figure out what’s been effective, what hasn’t, and how we need to change in order to better accomplish our mission of helping every father become a strong Catholic dad. The ins and outs of that journey will be […]