Got You Covered Mr. President – Men of Distinction and Boys2 Men Kick-Off

“We need a renewed emphasis on civic learning in schools. And our young people need positive role models. Bullying and prejudice in our public life sets a national tone, provides permission for cruelty and bigotry, and compromises the moral...

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When Up Is Down And Down Is Up – Merry Christmas and Goodbye Health Insurance

It’s been one of those weeks. One friend posted of an experience of when reading aloud in church Jesus Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7), having a parishioner storm out citing “liberal propaganda”. In addition I also watched a national...

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Friday Faves – “Sweet” Times Volunteering with Mr. Harmon

Like clockwork on Friday’s at 7:30 a.m in through the doors walks Mr. Harmon. Always a smile on his face, a kind word, and ready to volunteer as a Grateful Dad! And what’s a bit ironic (or perhaps even poetic)...

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Why WON’T You Be My Neighbor?

“Why is it that church goers here in Texas are always inviting us to go to their church stuff, but they never want to hang out in the neighborhood and do stuff with us?” This was the question asked...

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The Trouble With Boys — So You Want The Bottom Line, Huh?

The number of boys growing up without fathers in their lives has reached epidemic proportions. High rates of divorce and out-of-wedlock births have created a generation of fatherless boys. The Magnitude of the Epidemic •One in three children are born to...

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Modeling Hard Work and Success – Meet Mentor Larry Casselberry

“Good men are not born. They are built, shaped and molded during their childhood and adolescent years by the adults in their lives.  But what if no man is there to teach him, to be his role model, his guide?” That’s...

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Why I Mentor – Meet DPS Sargent Paul Sigman

In 2002 a tragic accident almost took his life, but now DPS Sargent Paul Sigman has a life he considers much richer. And being a mentor to young boys is part of that life. “No boy ever dreams of joining...

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Some Days Generosity Just Goes A Little Further Than Others – Today Is One Of Those Days!

Every day is a good day to be generous! However some days are better than others. Today, September 14, 2017 is one of those days because it’s North Texas Giving Day 2017. Today only, your financial donations will receive...

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The Spirit of 911 – Heroes Move Toward Those In Need

The date was September 11, 2001. The location was the World Trade Center in New York City. As others fled, NYC firefighters and police officers ran toward the danger. The spirit of these heroic men and women who lost their...

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Men of Distinction – Mentor a Young Man – Meet Mr. Owens

“I’ve been involved in mentorship in some capacity for most of my adult life.  It is very dear to my heart and I love making a difference in the community I serve and in a child’s life.  I know...

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