Two Types of Forgiveness

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Two Types of Forgiveness

By: Dr. Tony Evans Forgiveness can operate on two levels. There is both unilateral forgiveness and transactional forgiveness. Unilateral forgiveness occurs when you forgive someone and yet the person has not asked for it, requested it, or even repented of what they did to you. Unilaterally means that on your own—without their involvement—you choose to grant them forgiveness. Now, […]

4 Key Realities for Dealing with Temptation

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4 Key Realities for Dealing with Temptation

There’s no such thing as life apart from struggle and temptation, but that doesn’t mean you are destined for a life of falling short and failure. Part of your new life in Christ is the indwelling Holy Spirit and the ability to turn away from temptation. Those on the journey to Authentic Manhood will be […]

Rely on Jesus

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Rely on Jesus

Men don’t like to ask for help. We don’t like to ask for directions, money, advice, and lots of other things. No, we prefer to be self-sufficient, powerful, and in control. Many of us would rather take a bullet than be seen as needy or weak. We want to be the rugged individualistic, go-it-alone, pull-yourself-up-by-your-bootstraps […]

Banding Together for Justice: A #MeToo Response

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Banding Together for Justice: A #MeToo Response

by: Doug Dworak #MeToo. Those two little words have become an anthem for victims of sexual harassment and abuse. They have brought the reality of offensive, destructive behavior happening “in secret” and behind closed doors out into the glaring, blinding light. They have caused all of us to consider our own actions and question whether we’ve […]

Are You Living Healing or Wounded?

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Are You Living Healing or Wounded?

Like a physical wound, an untreated emotional wound can infect everything around it. The resulting sickness can cause significant harm to the entire organism, be it a person, a marriage, a family, or community. Here then, we take a look at the differences between a man who has experienced healing and a man who remains […]

8 Presidential Quotes for Leaders

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8 Presidential Quotes for Leaders

Authentic Men are leaders by God’s calling, whether it’s with their families, their vocation, or their church. To mark  President’s Day, I wanted to share my Top 8 Quotes from some of the great leaders of our country that were specific to leadership. Regardless of your political leanings, there is truth and inspiration in these […]

The Serious Call to Play

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The Serious Call to Play

It happens at most wedding receptions. Everyone seems to be on the dance floor enjoying themselves, while I hesitate in the corner. There is something unnerving about hurling self-consciousness aside and letting my body go. A similar reticence occurs when I am asked to throw my schedule aside and go have fun for a day […]

Six Keys to Successful Parenting for Single Dads – Part 1

by Phil Davis
Six Keys to Successful Parenting for Single Dads – Part 1

  It’s been said that parenting is not for the faint of heart. Add to that parenting teenagers as a single dad and the task seems almost too daunting to even imagine. Unending activities, not-always-pleasant attitudes, transitioning adolescents, and sudden acne are just a few of the unique situations parents of teenagers have to deal […]