By Curtis S. Ostrander

ISBN-10: 0998319279

ISBN-13: 9780998319278

ahead of I turned a cop, i assumed poverty, racism, undesirable neighborhoods and substandard colleges have been the explanations younger males didn't achieve existence. Then I joined the police division, hit the streets and instantly received mugged by way of truth: i used to be incorrect, the media have been improper, my professors have been improper and the politicians have been incorrect. Why? From my first day at the task i used to be assembly younger males from the poorest of houses within the worst of neighborhoods who have been sincere, clever, respectful and destined for destiny luck. I additionally met simply as many younger males who have been born into prosperous houses, in remarkable neighborhoods, who had no admire for his or her mom and dad, abused alcohol and medication, have been opportunistic thieves, and ended up within the again seat of my patrol automobile usually. It didn’t take lengthy sooner than i found that it was once the fathers—yes, the fathers; they have been the one most crucial think about identifying the long run good fortune or failure in their sons. What are you able to do to turn into an excellent dad, or even even an outstanding dad? train your son. educate him helpful lifestyles classes approximately religion, honesty, love, braveness and different very important virtues. educate him approximately God, train him approximately Angels and educate him approximately you.

Bullying is achieving epidemic proportions and sexual predators are concentrating on our youngsters in alarming numbers. This e-book is a needs to learn for dads who are looking to educate their sons the talents and techniques essential to safeguard themselves from
becoming helpless victims.

—Phyllis Kuehnl-Walters, Ph.D., medical Psychologist

Ostrander has distinct lifestyles reports, terrific ardour and a powerful Christian religion. this mix has given him nice knowledge that fathers in every single place can profit from.

—William Gastfield Jr., M.S. Counseling Psychology

A nice ebook for fathers of any age who wish their sons to develop into sturdy males, stable fathers and strong husbands.

—Sheriff Kenneth Lansing, Tompkins County Sheriff, Ithaca, N.Y.

Curtis Ostrander has the original point of view of 1 who has visible the simplest and worst of humanity. His time in the street taught him many existence classes for males that he artfully stocks. Our Christian responsibility as Fathers to steer and educate our younger sons will undergo fruit for generations.

—Randall A. Liberty, Warden, Maine country felony; Sheriff, Kennebec County (retired);
Command Sergeant significant, U.S. military (retired)

The breakdown of management and authority in our tradition has derived from the breakdown of parental accountability in the house, rather that of the Dad. Ostrander calls us to biblical stewardship in getting ready our sons for a global that seeks to fill the parental void with ruinous devotion to self. not anything will be extra vital to the lifetime of the confessing Church than this publication and its teachings. 
 

—Rev. Stan Moody, Ph.D.; Senior Pastor, Columbia road Baptist Church, Bangor, ME; Founder and President, Columbia road Project

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