There is so much you want them to know and understand. You just need to find the right openings. And most dads could also use a little help filling in the gaps.
Bestselling author and veteran dad Jay Payleitner comes to the rescue with fresh ideas, trusted research, and experienced perspectives to help you communicate those all-important life values that will help your kids thrive-values around issues like...
Excellence: how your kids can hit home runs in life
Work: how to guide them to rewarding work that matches their gifts
Integrity: how they can be true to something beyond themselves
Love, sex, and marriage: how to tell them what you need to tell them
Eternity: how they can own their faith and live as friends of the Creator
Dad, you can walk confidently alongside your kids on the road of life, well prepared to prepare them well. Great gift or men's group selection.
The days of tea parties, stuffed doggies, and butterfly kisses are oh-so-important, but they don't last forever. So how can a dad safeguard his daughter so she grows up strong, healthy, beautiful, and confident? How can you demonstrate your love in a way she'll understand? How can you hold her close and let her go at the same time?
Jay will help you feel encouraged with 52 creative ideas to give you confidence in relating to your precious daughter in ways that will help her blossom into the woman God has designed her to be.
"I don't always understand what he needs or wants from me." Most wives want a heart-to-heart connection with their husbands. But men often communicate their needs in ways that seem strange to women. How to bridge the gap?
Straight from a veteran dad and husband come these insightful, unexpected, and occasionally offbeat ideas. Bestselling author Jay Payleitner digs deep to give practical insight into how a woman can
see the ways her husband does want to connect...which may be different than what she expects
encourage him--not overwhelm him--with her words
understand why sex is such a big deal
make space for him to step up and participate in family life
be alert to his "hero moments" and respect and appreciate him
A husband does want to be close to his wife. Here are great steps to strengthening a marriage by making room for that closeness to happen.
Good news, you are already the perfect dad for your kids! Still, you know you can grow. Most dads could use a little more patience, a plan for plugging in to their gifts and resources, and a few fresh fathering ideas. You may also want to dump some regrets and other baggage.
A great gift or men's group resource, this book provides a full year's worth of ideas—one per week if you like. And NO chapter will make you feel guilty or criticize men for acting like men! Surely, God—our heavenly Father—designed fatherhood to be a joy, a blessing, and a blast.
Many wives long to have their husbands choose
them all over again. To be their knight in shining armor. Their leader.
Their listener. Their lover.
In 52 Things Wives Need from Their Husbands,
Jay Payleitner, veteran radio producer and author of 52 Things Kids
Need from a Dad, offers a bounty of welcome advice, such as
"Stir her pots"
"Buy sparkly gifts"
"Be the handyman"
"Kiss her in the kitchen"
"Leave your mommy"
"Put her second"
A great gift or men's group resource, 52 Things Wives Need from Their Husbands provides a full year's worth of advice. And no chapter will make husbands feel guilty or criticize them for acting like men!
For the husband who wants to live God's plan for his marriage, this book will put him on the right track.