As we celebrate Father’s Day this month, we are reminded of how a good father can make such an impact in a child’s life. His job is endless and, often, thankless. He sacrifices much and gives with his heart. He represents so many things to his children. Among them strength, support and discipline.
Julian Marcus of About Men describes in 12 Traits Of A Great Father some characteristics of a good dad.
- He spends quality time with his children
- He leads by example
- He’s supportive & loyal
- He allows his kids to make some mistakes
All of his time and sacrifice is well worth it when children turn out to be thoughtful, kind and well-adjusted individuals. Here’s to all the great fathers!
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