By December 7, 2011Last month I received this letter from a 10-year-old Canadian boy named Christian. He had read the | Courageous novel and wanted to share with Alex and Stephen Kendrick and me what he had learned from it.
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By October 12, 2011Focus on the Family has a new book out titled | The 21 Day Dad’s Challenge: Three Weeks to a Better Relationship with your Kids. After watching Courageous, men all over the U.S. will emerge from movie theaters wanting to be better dads, and this is an excellent next step.
By September 28, 2011The more people show up opening weekend, the longer it will stay in the theaters and the more lives it will touch! |
By September 14, 2011The challenge is to be 100 percent true to the movie and yet still develop a compelling part of a larger storyline that’s not in the movie. |
By September 9, 2011Every novelist knows that movies don’t just have plots, they have themes. And in the exploration of those themes there is inevitably a message, whether or not it is carefully crafted. |
By September 7, 2011Some months ago I was contacted by Time magazine reporter Tim Newcomb, who asked me a number of questions about the Courageous movie and the novel. |
By August 1, 2011Fathers are their children’s first pastors—the most influential humans in terms of life direction. Children are shaped by their father’s love or hate, interest or disinterest, presence or absence. |
By November 17, 2010I recently read what I would call a GREAT book on parenting: Gospel-Powered Parenting: How the Gospel Shapes and Transforms Parenting, William P. Farley (Phillipsburg, NJ: P&R Publishing, 2009). |