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Kirk Franklin Met His Biological Father Who Gave Him Up For Adoption And Forgave Him

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Kirk Franklin shared a message about the power of forgiveness on social media earlier this week.

The Gospel star recently discovered that his biological father, who gave him up for adoption when he was a baby, is terminally ill. 464 more words

- Daily Praise

A toast...to a real man's man - my Father

This post is a dedication to my father – the greatest man I will ever know.

I was initially sitting down to write a blog post about mentorship (which will still come soon) and I started thinking about the different mentors in my life. 1,116 more words

It judges and forgives

a branch of olive
always and all to outlive
cuts me like a shiv

Miscellany

BEATINGS AND MATHEMATICS

Sometime around the same period, my parents decided to paint the walls in the house and they used some students from a high school where my father was a teacher. 1,090 more words

Reentering the dating world as a young divorced dad

Okay, let me begin by being completely open and honest with you.

My name is Rett Nelson and I am a divorced dad.

If that sentence sounds like an introduction for a support group like Alcoholics Anonymous, there’s a reason for that. 699 more words

Tech Support

Yesterday, I’m watching some football and my phone rings.  It’s my Dad.  And he’s calling because he wanted to watch the Packers/Vikings game which should have been on their local Fox station.  709 more words

Life

Epiphany

Prior 2010

“You shouldn’t hate him. He is still your dad.” –My mom

Yes, mom. It would’ve been easier if he was such a good father figure. 601 more words

Sadness