The following resources were made available at our ACT LIKE MEN men's breakfast on June 2, 2018, and are presented here as curated content for men desiring to grow in their relationship with Jesus and in their family roles.
Godly Man Resources
10 Lessons on Biblical Manhood | Jeff Robinson
"Real manhood is found in sacrificing your needs, wants and desires in service of others as Christ did on Calvary."
The Darkness of Porn and the Hope of the Gospel | Denny Burk
"As a Christian and as a pastor, I feel the weight of all of this. I know that porn use is the pastoral challenge that defines our generation. This brokenness is all around us and among us... I don't know of any other problem that has done more to subvert manhood and marriage than porn use. It is killing us."
Godly Husband Resources
7 Ways To Bless Your Wife | Danny Akin
"Provide and protect, and resist feeling sorry for yourself when things get tough."
Five Admirable Traits of an Early Church Marriage | Adam Griffin
If you are in an imperfect marriage, take heart; a lot of us other humans are, as well... Nevertheless, there are admirable traits of certain unions that we can look to for inspiration on the God-given gift of marriage.
Godly Dad Resources
Four Ways To Grow As A Dad | Matt Shantz
"Let your kids see you pursue Jesus with all you've got. Let them see you read the Bible, share Jesus with others, and live sacrificially. Let them see you fail miserably and repent and ask for forgiveness. They're watching. Inspire them with the wonder of abundant life in Christ."
My House Is God's House | Chris Ross
"There are many ways that you can lead your family practically to live for Jesus"
Repenting Men | Chris Ross
"Where we see repenting men, we see families restored, and we see the hope of Christ's light shining!"
5 Lessons My Parents Taught Me About Sexuality | Jaquelle Crowe
"There were certain truths they impressed on me—some implicit and some explicit—that were crucial for catching a Christ-centered vision of sexuality. Five stand out most bright when I reflect on the past 18 years."
10 Unforgettable Lessons on Fatherhood | Ray Ortlund
"Your mother and I have found this Book our dearest treasure. We give it to you and doing so can give nothing greater. Be a student of the Bible and your life will be full of blessing. We love you. - Dad."