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What’s the Most Important Thing You Can Do for Your Children?

As newlyweds, my wife and I attended a marriage encounter weekend led by a cussing, smoking priest, which I thought was pretty funny since he wasn’t married. But as it turned out, he was brilliant...

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Treat Your Wife Like a Coworker

(excerpt from Chapter 4, “Marriage: Finding a New Best Friend in Your Wife” The Christian Man [Zondervan, May 2019]) When my wife and I fell in love, I was racing motorcycles. My dream was to own a motorcycle dealership and travel around the country winning motocross races on the weekends. One day not long after we started […]

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What Is the Secret of Living a Balanced Life?

For several weeks, James didn’t respond to any of the six texts I sent. When we finally connected, I just had to ask, “Why didn’t you respond to any of my texts?” He said, “Pat, I’m really sorry. I’ve had to work out of town for ten of the last thirty days. My wife isn’t […]

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The Man in Room 3330

(excerpt from Chapter 1, “Identity: Settling Who I Am and What My Life Is About” The Christian Man [Zondervan, May 2019]) Word had spread throughout the hospital about Ken, the upbeat eighty-year-old man in room 3330. His buoyant, cheerful attitude was infectious among the hospital staff. One morning, a doctor appeared at the door of his […]

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