Four Ways to Support and Appreciate Military Children

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GMP joins the nation in celebrating April as The Month of the Military Child

Putting It Out There, For Good

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Matthew Shortis reflects on sacrifice and vulnerability, and how sometimes it’s hardest to say, “I don’t know.”

Try Giving These Things Up for Lent—And See How They Bring You Back to Life

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Giving up wine and chocolate may sound hard, but if you really want to be reborn, you’re going to have to give up some emotional bad habits.

A True Life Story of Love That Changed Everything

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You have to read this unbelievable story of how Scott Sonnon met the love of his life. And how he almost let her get away.

The Profound Strength of an Unclenched Fist

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What Renner Larson’s grandfather, uncle and Dick Van Dyke taught him about masculinity.

When Marriage Isn’t for Her

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Can we get past the stereotype that marriage is about subverting all your dreams and desires?

Paternal Pauses: The Paradox of Parenting

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If we could really count the cost of parenting before we became parents, would we still make that decision? Brian Reinholz would.

The Psychosis of Success


Mike Sliwa talks about the disease Christopher Columbus brought, and the importance of curing ourselves of it.

Is Non-Violence A Christian Requirement?

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Jeff Eagan reflects on practicing Christian non-volience in an unthinkable situation.

Tough Guy

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Mike O’Shea was a physically powerful and courageous man, but what made him a hero to his lifelong friend, Andrew Cotto, was his capacity for love.

Blizzard Kills Father As He Protects Daughter


One father’s heartbreaking story of sacrifice and love

The Difference Between Want and Need

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Why should a man clean his toilet rather than play video games?

The Father’s Burden


What’s Your Story of “Providing?”

“Divorce teaches kids about marriage the hard way more than any TV show ever will.”


This is a comment by Joan on the comment of the day: “My first year of marriage sucked. People expect what they see on TV and marriage is no exception.”

US Navy SEAL Loses His Life During Rescue Mission

110406-N-YS896-131SAN DIEGO (April 6, 2010) First Phase Basic Underwater Demolition/SEALs (BUD/S) candidates use teamwork to perform physical training exercises with a 600 pound log at Naval Amphibious Base Coronado. Log physical training exercises are o

They are everything society says is masculine, but they are still human.

Death by Confirmation


In this Catholic rite of passage, becoming a man permanently alters a boy’s relationship to his father.