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Posted by Dave Carpenter on

Junior was a dropout. Not a good start to life, I guess, but he dropped out of school at age 14 to go to work and support his family. He and his brother Whitey (original names in this family, for sure), grew up in rural Arkansas, both of them athletically gifted. So even after dropping out...

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Tags: father, legacy, men, mens ministry, parenting, stepping up

I’m Sorry To Say So, But Sadly it’s True…

Posted by Dave Carpenter on

…that bang ups and hang ups can happen to you.  ~ Dr. Seuss One of the biggest reasons my wife and I started calling ourselves “C+ Parents” is in response to rampant over parenting we were seeing everywhere. It looked like way too much work!  Fear of letting our...

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C+ Parenting

Posted by Dave Carpenter on

I’ve been thinking recently about the role of fatherhood, particularly as what I call, a C+ parent. C+ parenting isn’t hands off, but it is drama-free. In short, we eschew helicopter parenting, psychology, and parenting magazines in general—mostly because they make you feel...

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