IT'S BETTER TO BUILD BOYS THAN MEND MEN

IT'S BETTER TO BUILD BOYS THAN MEND MEN

By: Cathy, S Truett

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Children have plenty of buddies. In an age when kids all around us are growing up without strong, positive guidance from their parents (who are busy, distracted, gone, or choose to be buddies instead of parents), children need someone they can look to with respect to help them build their lives. When he was thirteen years old, Truett Cathy, founder of Chick-fil-A, had such a man step into his life: a Sunday school teacher who modeled love, respect, hard work, and discipline. Cathy decided to follow that model, and today he has some 130 foster grandchildren, many of whom have broken their family's generational cycle of neglect through the encouragement of Cathy and other adults who reached out to them. In It's Better to Build Boys Than Mend Men, Truett Cathy lays out a simple model for adults desiring to reach out to youth and challenges readers to allow God to work through them to change the life of a child. His book is filled with stories illustrating the principles of discipline, trust, reputation, generosity, common sense, peer pressure, and family stability. Readers who follow their hearts into children's lives will find that their own lives are enriched as well.

Title: IT'S BETTER TO BUILD BOYS THAN MEND MEN

Author Name: Cathy, S Truett

Categories: Books,

Publisher: Looking Glass Books: 2004

ISBN Number: 1929619200

ISBN Number 13: 9781929619207

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 114035

Keywords: Christian Mentoring,