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THE ANATOMY OF A FATHER: WHEN THINGS GO WRONG -- DAVID WILLIAMS

If I were to ask my 6 year old son what makes up a father, he would probably say a father is made of up arms, legs, a nose, a mouth, two eyes and two ears. Though from him that answer would have been acceptable but today I seek to go deeper than that. On the web you can find several articles about what makes a good dad or father. And they all would contain a laundry list of traits and characteristics that most would say a good father should possess: strength, courage, love, patience, etc. And I am inclined to agree but it is difficult to be all these things all the time. In certain situation some traits are more helpful than other. So what about in the times of trouble or when a crisis hits his family.

Recently my family was stricken with a crisis. I recently learned that my older teen son was introduced to sex by another older teen, his step-brother. Upon receiving this disturbing news I immediately fell to the floor and begin to cry and for a moment was inconsolable in my a…