Author: Alicia Dhanifu

How a man treats his family defines a father’s worth

On June 18, Americans celebrate Fathers’ Day. All dads who can and do provide for their families and establish peace in their homes should be applauded, because the institution of fatherhood in America is in crisis. Children rely on their fathers emotionally, spiritually and financially. Research shows infants in the womb are aware of their father’s presence. By early childhood, eighty-five percent of all children who demonstrate behavior disorders come from fatherless homes, as do 90 percent of homeless and runaway children. According to a 2012 report by the Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research, “Individuals from father-absent...

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