Dads – To celebrate the day that honors you, here is a video showing how precious you are to all of us. It has a heartfelt reminder at the center of a simple but powerful message.
Over the years, there have been many Consider This shows about mothers. We do a special series on moms, right before Mother’s Day each year. But little has been said about dads. A listener wrote in and mentioned that. So today’s shout out is for all the fathers who are quietly carrying out their responsibilities […]
The 7 year old went up to his dad, worried and concerned. “Daddy, this is a lot of money, isn’t it?” he asked. He handed his dad a hundred dollar bill that he had just found on the street. He was worried that someone planned to use that “big dollar” to buy food and would […]
I thought my dad didn’t like me much. My mom was always enthralled by my stories of what happened in school or what my friends were wearing or doing. My dad – well, he’d fall asleep while I prattled on about my day. He would come home in work clothes dirtied from his labor. He […]
We’ve been talking about fathers lately and it made me think about my own dad. We spent years living in the same house, eating the same food, experiencing life in the same way. Yet my images of him and the incidents I remember seem few and far between, considering all the time together. I had […]
Boys seem to know how things work. I have noticed that all my life. I don’t know how things work. Wish I did. But somehow my interests have never led me to find out. The lights go on when I turned the switch. I don’t need to know how or why. The house sits up […]