EP216: Rise UP and be a DAD, Part 1 with J. Scott Reed

A Call To Leadership

Mar 27 2024 • 21 mins

In this episode, we welcome J. Scott Reed, a passionate advocate for the role of fathers in today's society. Together, we’ll delve into the critical importance of fatherhood and insights from Scott’s new book, which addresses the profound impact fathers have on shaping the identity and well-being of their children. So tune in for an eye-opening perspective on what it means to be a dad in the modern world!

Key Takeaways To Listen For

  • Observations on how dads from various backgrounds navigate fatherhood
  • The significance of the "dad heart" in affirming and shaping a child's identity
  • How to recognize that our children are not the enemy during challenging phases
  • Importance of reconciling fathers with their children as part of God's plan
  • The role of mentorship in fatherhood and the impact of leading by example

Resources Mentioned In This Episode
The Power of a Dad by J Scott Reed | Kindle and Paperback

About J. Scott Reed
Scott has been a worship leader and pastor since 2000. He currently lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Holly, and two boys, Tommy and Brandon. He and his family co-lead a house ministry focused on bringing sons and daughters in the arts and entertainment industry into spiritual families. Scott also serves as a chaplain for professional sports, and has founded LifeChaplain.com—a platform that provides shepherding to your unique calling in the marketplace. Scott is a songwriter and recording artist, and has collaborated on and released dozens of solo and group projects since 1994.

Connect with J. Scott
Instagram: @j.scott.reed | @thepowerofadad

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