Father

Whether he's Daddy, Dad, Pop, Papa, or simply a father figure, your father is an influential person in your life, the man who helped give you your life and who has the power to set you on your life's path.
The Today Show's Al Roker with his son, Nick
Special Needs Children

Al Roker on How Parenting a Child with Special Needs Inspires Him

The Today show weatherman and co-host shares the joys and lessons he's learned from his son, Nick.

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Joe and his dad, Jack
Family

Guideposts Classics: Joe Buck on His Hero, His Father

In this story from November 2003, sports announcer Joe Buck recalls how a shared love of baseball allowed him to grow closer to his father, Hall of Fame baseball announcer Jack Buck, in Jack's final years.

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Today show weatherman and co-anchor Al Roker with son Nick
Special Needs Children

Al Roker on the Joys of Fatherhood

The Today show weatherman and co-host discusses the challenges and rewards of parenting a child with special needs.

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Asya Branch
Stories of Hope

Why She Talked About Her Father’s Past in the Miss America Pageant

Miss Mississippi Asya Branch didn't know what to expect when she shared her incarcerated father's story in the competition

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Corrie ten Boom
Stories of Faith

Guideposts Classics: Corrie ten Boom on Trusting in God

In this story from August 1976, the author of The Hiding Place recalls her watchmaker father’s timeless advice.

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Nyon Smith
Adult Children

Life-Changing Advice from the Father He Hardly Knew

Nyon Smith shares how, on becoming a parent himself, he became closer to his own father, who tended to be career-focused when Nyon was growing up, and learned lessons on parenting from his dad.

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Elizabeth Peale Allen
Stories of Faith

Elizabeth Peale Allen Reminisces about Norman Vincent Peale on 'Beliefs' Podcast

Elizabeth Peale Allen talked with host Dr. William Baker about what it was like to grow up as the daughter of the father of positive thinking.

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A woman peering up at a majestic, gold staircase leading to heaven.
God's Grace

A Staircase from Heaven Lifted Her Spirits

After her father passed away, her loss felt unbearable. Until she had a peculiar dream. . .

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Father's Day Tribute: Dad's Home Video
Family

Father's Day Tribute: Dad's Home Video

How Associate Editor Adam Hunter's dad captured a very inspiring moment on film.

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This Father Found Hope and Help for His Daughter Battling Addiction
Addiction and Recovery

This Father Found Hope and Help for His Daughter Battling Addiction

He realized that she was in God's hands and that there was one thing he could do: love his daughter.

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