Building a God-Centered Family
A Father’s Manual
Matthew Henry is known worldwide in our time as the author of his famous commentary on the Scriptures. But far less known in our day is the fact that Henry was a model of faithful fatherhood during his lifetime. Henry took his duties as a father seriously. And it showed. One observer noted that the Henry household was like unto the “gates of heaven” where he and his wife governed all family life by the Word of God.
Table of Contents
- Here the Reformation Must Begin
- What Does It Mean to Have a Church in the House
- Motives to Persuade You to Turn Your Houses into Churches
- Exhortations for Applying These Things
About Scott Brown
Scott T. Brown is the president of the National Center for Family-Integrated Churches (NCFIC) and elder at Hope Baptist Church in Wake Forest, North Carolina. Scott graduated from California State University in Fullerton with a degree in History. He also has a Master of Divinity degree from Talbot School of Theology. Scott devotes his time to local pastoral ministry, conferences on fatherhood, church reformation, and strengthening the family. He has been married to Deborah for over 30 years and they have four grown children. It is his passion to help people think through the two greatest institutions God has provided — the church and the family.