Downtime for Dads is an engaging collection of devotions for fathers to help them time in the midst of their busy schedule to spend a few moments with God. Written by men, their stories will make men aware of God's strength and power. Paperback.
These inspiring stories from well-known athletes and famous dads, such as Nate Robertson, Jim Ryun, Rod Cole, Tom Flick, William Greathouse, Gene Williams, George Andrews, Brian Arner, Cameron Bowman, Russ Crosson, Don Eby, Rob Epp, David Griffis, Jon Hamilton, Bryan S. Hanning, Donald Harvey, Brian Holman, Gordon MacDonald, Bill Martin, Lincoln Montgomery, Ed Nash, Bones Nay, Pat Page, Aubrey Ponce, Gene Rankin, Millard Reed, Eugene Simpson, Jamey Underwood, Kristopher Williams, and Steve Williams will encourage men and help them face the responsibilities of fatherhood.Whether you’re a busy dad balancing the demands of your family and job or a father relaxing in retirement, this unique compilation of stories and meditations will strengthen your resolve to be a better father. It includes inspiring stories from professional football and baseball players, respected businessmen, well-known leaders, and everyday dads who understand the demands and responsibilities of fatherhood. With insight and honesty, they share experiences that have helped shape them as fathers and strengthen their trust in God.Their challenging meditations will help you focus on the power of God and remind you of the wisdom you receive when you spend a little downtime with Him.This engaging collection is an ideal gift for wives, mothers, children, and friends to give to encourage and uplift the important men in their lives.
GENE WILLIAMS served as pastor in the Church of the Nazarene for 47 years and has authored 15 books. He and his wife, Joyce, are founders and directors of Shepherds’ Fold Ministries, a ministry of encouragement and affirmation to pastors and their families. Gene and Joyce speak in many settings around the world, including special assignments with the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. They live in Wichita, Kansas.
Gene Williams served as a pastor in the church of the Nazarene for 47 years. His pastorates ranged in membership from a rural church of 12 to an urban church with more than 2,000 members. He's a prolific writer who has authored 14 books. He and his wife, Joyce, are founders and directors of Shepherds' Fold Ministries, a ministry of encouragement and affirmation to pastors and their families. Gene and Joyce speak in many settings in the U.S. and internationally including special assignments with the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. They reside in Wichita, Kansas.
Fatherhood is a challenging and demanding responsibility. Packed schedules, job responsibilities, and "dad duties" often make it difficult for men to find opportunities to relax and enjoy solitude with God.
Downtime for Dads offers fathers short devotionals to help them find time in their busy schedules to spend a few moments reflecting on God's wisdom and goodness. Written by men of all ages and backgrounds, these meditations offer insight for facing the challenges of fatherhood and encouragement for meeting its demands and responsibilities. Their stories and meditations will provide dads with a renewed awareness for the strength and power of God as they kick back each day to spend a little downtime with Him.
This engaging collection of devotions and meditations is an ideal gift for wives, mothers, children, and friends to give to encourage and uplift the important men in their lives.