Amazing Grace For Fathers: 75 Stories of Faith, Hope, Inspiration, and Humor

Amazing Grace For Fathers: 75 Stories of Faith, Hope, Inspiration, and Humor

by Jeff Cavins
     
 

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Amazing Grace for Fathers celebrates the power of fatherhood � and that power is love. The love of our fathers on earth reflects the infinite love of God, our heavenly Father, from which all fatherly guidance, discipline, and protection flows. The powerful stories in this book show just how deep a father�s love is for his children, particularly when he lives in and is

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Amazing Grace for Fathers celebrates the power of fatherhood � and that power is love. The love of our fathers on earth reflects the infinite love of God, our heavenly Father, from which all fatherly guidance, discipline, and protection flows. The powerful stories in this book show just how deep a father�s love is for his children, particularly when he lives in and is strengthened by God�s grace. Here, you will find support and inspiration for your own fatherhood. In this book, you will meet: � A young boy suffering intense pain who finds peace and comfort in the hands of his father. � A loving father who literally comes back from the dead after suffering fatal injuries. � A surrogate father who makes a big difference in the life of an angry and troubled boy. � A father who provides a birthday present for his little girl after his death through a series of divine coincidences. � A young man who heroically saves the life of another because of the wisdom handed down to him by his own father. � Two fathers who, unable to provide for their families, turn to God and see His fatherly protection take care of them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940015733679
Publisher:
Ascension Press
Publication date:
01/01/2006
Series:
The Amazing Grace Series , #3
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
295
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Jeff Cavins served as a Protestant minister for twelve years before returning to the Catholic faith. His story is chronicled in his autobiography, My Life on the Rock (Ascension Press, 2001). Jeff is best-known as the founding host of the popular EWTN television program Life on the Rock and is the author of I�m Not Being Fed! (Ascension Press, 2005). With Matthew Pinto, he is the co-creator of the Amazing Grace series. He is also the creator and principal author of The Great Adventure, a popular Bible study program. Jeff and his wife, Emily, reside in Minnesota with their three daughters.
Matthew Pinto is the author of the best-selling question-and-answer book Did Adam & Eve Have Belly Buttons? (Ascension Press, 1998), co-author (with Jason Evert) of Did Jesus Have a Last Name? (Ascension Press, 2005), and co-creator of the Friendly Defenders Catholic Flash Cards series. Matt is co-founder of several Catholic organizations, including CatholicExchange.com and Envoy magazine, and the creator, with Jeff Cavins, of the Amazing Grace series. Matt and his wife, Maryanne, live in Pennsylvania with their five sons.
Mark Armstrong lives in North Dakota with his wife, Patti, and their family. After spending nearly thirty years as an awarding-winning broadcast journalist, Mark currently serves as the communications executive for Workforce Safety & Insurance. Mark and Patti speak both individually on Catholic topics and as a couple on their marriage conversion. Mark also uses a missionary image of Our Lady of Guadualupe to tell the story of St. Juan Diego and the parallels between our modern age and the Aztec culture.
Patti Maguire Armstrong is the mother of ten children, including two adopted AIDS orphans from Kenya.? She worked in the fields of social work and public administration before staying home full-time to raise her children. As a freelance writer, Patti has published more than 400 articles for both secular and religious publications. ?She has authored the book Catholic Truths for Our Children (www.scepterpublishers.org) as a guide to help parents pass on the Catholic faith, and serves as co-editor of the Amazing Grace series.

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