In 1960 almost seven percent of all births were to an unwed mother. By the year 2012, that number rose to an astonishing 41 percent. Which raises a critical question in our day: where have all the fathers gone? And what impact has their absence had on those they left behind?
Decades of research have answered this question, proving what ought to be recognized as obvious: Children need the presence and guidance of fathers in family life. We see everywhere the evidence of the dad deficit.
What can be done about it? Dr. D. James Kennedy has more in his timely Father's Day message, "Godly Dads."
Dr. D. James Kennedy (1930-2007), founder of Truth In Action Ministries, was perhaps the ‚Äúmost listened-to Presbyterian minister in history‚ÄĚ because of the outreach of pulpit through television and radio. For 48 years, Dr. Kennedy served as the senior pastor of Coral Ridge...