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Father's Day - Different Dad's

Father’s Day - Different Dads

There are Dads through blood and others who’ve adopted Some are Dads through marriage and others who have fostered Single-Dads and others who are ‘part time’, Many ways into ‘fatherhood’; one important role that’s prime.

Both Mum and Dad, many are fortunate to have known A dedicated loving team who fed and guided as we’ve grown As we’ve come to adulthood they’ve cheered us on our way Pledging us their full support as we’ve gradually moved away.

Adopting a baby or small child, your unconditional love to show Brings a new set of challenges to know What aspirations lie within that heart? Am I equal to the task? Can I play my part?

Here’s to the many Dads who are doing it on their own They’re taking on the heavy load, watching us as we’ve grown Being a single parent is certainly no ‘walk in the park’, At times they feel it’s more like "feeling my way in the dark."

Sometimes Dads are really Granddads, Uncles or Big Brothers, Sometimes Dads are step-dads, married to…

Sorry Greg Laurie, you're not right about Matthew 7:1

Mr Laurie, sent out the following devotional on email. I quote it in full so that I cannot bindividual s accused of quoting him out of Context.

FRIDAY, MAY 3, 2013
The Bible's Most Popular Verse"Judge not, that you be not judged. For with what judgment you judge, you will be judged; and with the measure you use, it will be measured back to you."—Matthew 7:1–2

There was a time when probably the best-known Bible verse would have been John 3:16: "For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life." It seemed as though everyone either knew this verse or knew a little bit about it.

But that is no longer the favorite verse of most people, especially nonbelievers. In fact, I believe the nonbeliever's favorite verse is Matthew 7:1. I don't think they know the actual reference, but they love to quote it: "Judge not, that you be not judged.&quo…