Fathers & Sons Stand Fast in the Way of Truth is a two-volume set containing 48 readings. These books allow over a year of close fellowship between father and son, with the goal of leading sons toward Christian manhood. Taking serious issues seriously, yet promoting a joyful life of enjoying the pleasures of God, these books show how, when a young man makes decisions about the direction his life will take, the stakes are high. Paperback.
Fathers & Sons, Volume 1: Stand Fast in the Way of Truth is a book of twenty-seven chapters written for fathers and teenage sons to read and study together. Its purpose: to strengthen and equip young men; to own the covenant early; to love and adore Christ; to believe like a man; to worship like a man; to serve like a man; to lead like a man; to take responsibility like a man; to proclaim like a man; to hate the world; to take every thought captive to Christ; to demolish arguments; to understand the culture; to strengthen the faith and love of fathers and sons; and to promote Christian leadership and maturity in young men.
Douglas Bond is the author of a number of books of historical fiction and biography. He and his wife have two daughters and four sons. Bond is an elder in the Presbyterian Church of America, a teacher, a conference speaker, and a leader of church history tours. Visit his website at www.bondbooks.net.
Douglas Bond doesnt write for the faint-hearted. This is for men who want the next generationincluding their very own sonsto be more stalwart than they were themselves. This is no fill-in-the-blanks manual just to make you feel good that you did something with your son. Douglas Bond calls you to set your plowshares deep, do the hard work of parenting while it is yet day, and look to a faithful heavenly Father for a rewarding harvest.
Douglas Bond has written the book that many dads will wish their father had read with them, and that they will be so thankful to have for prayerful discussion with their own sons now. Bond is a worthy heir of Solomon, that father who so earnestly instructed his son, and called the son to store up his commands within him. Fathers, get this book, sit down with your son, pray, and get started. Your son will understand the engaging language and powerful illustrations; you will be thanking God for the help in talking about so many topics you know will benefit your son as he reaches for manhood. Very edifying; dont miss out on this!
Douglas Bond has a special writing gift for making a spiritual connection with boys who are on their way to becoming men. Full of lively illustrations, wise warnings, and hard-hitting application for everyday life, Bond's latest book addresses all of the strong temptations and difficult trials that young men face today. Ideal for personal study or father-son discussion, Fathers and Sons is an invitation to pursue manly godliness in the adventure of life.
In a fresh way, HOLD FAST In a Broken World covers the waterfront of issues that young men must consider as they ponder the challenges of Christian manhood. Christian fathers need to be great leaders and Christian sons need to study leadership and see leadership modeled for them by their fathers. Douglas Bond has given us a book that will help us do that.