8 Presidential Quotes for Leaders

by Authentic Manhood
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 […]

25 Inspiring Presidential Quotes

by Phil Davis
25 Inspiring Presidential Quotes

Today is President’s Day, so it seems appropriate to take inspiration and wisdom from the leaders of our great country. Below are my Top 25 Quotes from among the most memorable Presidents in our nation’s history. Regardless of your party affiliation, these nuggets of gold can provide lessons in life for every man. “Ninety-nine percent of failures come from people […]

What Does God See in You?

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What Does God See in You?

During my first few years of high school teaching, I was unsure about so many things. I was trying so hard to impress my students and fearing failure at every turn. But there was one interaction that temporarily jarred me out of my insecurity. The principal stopped me one day in the hallway and asked […]

When Giants Fall

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When Giants Fall

Sexual sin, greed, and abuse of power have existed in the church for centuries, so it’s nothing new for leaders with influence to fall. In the early Church homosexual activity was common enough that St. Basil warned the younger monks to keep themselves cloaked to avoid arousing the older monks. In the ninth-century, emperor Charlemagne […]

5 Degrees of Communication

by Tierce Green
5 Degrees of Communication

Surface talk with surface friends punctuated by thumbs-up and smiley face emojis. Chitchat, which Merriam-Webster defines as “friendly conversation about things that are not very important.” How do we move beyond these ankle-deep acquaintances and develop real community with substantive conversations and more satisfying relationships in the deep end of true brotherhood? In the classic […]

An Observation of Chewbacca Mom

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An Observation on Chewbacca Mom

Unless you’ve been visiting a galaxy far, far away for the past week, you have no doubt felt a disturbance in the force. All the brouhaha started when Candance Payne, affectionately known as “Chewbacca Mom” innocently laughed her way into social media history. You could even say, “the force is strong with this one.” The […]

5 Principles for Leaving a Legacy

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5 Principles for Leaving a Legacy

In 1990 I was the the offensive coordinator at the University of Kentucky and had the wide receivers and quarterbacks over to my house for dinner one evening after spring football practice had finished. One of the players attending was our starting quarterback named Freddie Maggard. Most coaches do this just to get to know […]