Raising Sons of Promise: A Guide for Single Mothers of Boys (Paperback)

Raising Sons of Promise: A Guide for Single Mothers of Boys By Roland C. Warren, Tony Evans (Foreword by), Heather Creekmore (Contribution by) Cover Image

Raising Sons of Promise: A Guide for Single Mothers of Boys (Paperback)

By Roland C. Warren, Tony Evans (Foreword by), Heather Creekmore (Contribution by)

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Millions of single mothers find themselves in the difficult position of raising boys alone. Many of those boys are at risk of falling behind in school or repeating the patterns of their own absent or neglectful fathers. Single mothers, who are often the only parental influence on their sons, are critical to reversing this troubling trend. But how?

You might be wounded by the broken promises of your child's father. But God offers a greater promise to you and your family. Roland Warren, himself the child of a single mother, invites single moms on a journey not only to heal their hearts but also to parent their boys to become healthy men, good husbands, and strong fathers. He offers guidance and wisdom to moms who want to raise sons who will make and keep their commitments.

Drawing from the Genesis story of Hagar and Ishmael, Warren shares insights and stories of how mothers can find healing and hope for their sons to become better men of character and action.

Roland C. Warren is the CEO of Care Net, one of the largest networks of crisis pregnancy centers in North America. A graduate of Princeton University and the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, Roland spent eleven years as president of the National Fatherhood Initiative. His national media appearances include The Oprah Winfrey Show, The TODAY Show, the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Ebony, Christianity Today, and Essence. He is the author of Bad Dads of the Bible, and he and his wife have two adult sons.Heather Creekmore is a podcaster and mother of four. She is author of two books designed to encourage women who struggle with body image and comparison: Compared to Who? and The Burden of Better.
Product Details ISBN: 9781514002896
ISBN-10: 1514002892
Publisher: IVP
Publication Date: December 7th, 2021
Pages: 232
Language: English