What a Daughter Needs from her Dad
How a Man Prepares His Daughters for Life
What a Daughter Needs from Her Dad pulls no punches, offering simple yet powerful techniques to help you be the kind of dad your daughter desperately needs. Michael Farris’s insights will give you day-to-day strategies that can build character and spiritual strength in your growing daughter from infancy through the turbulent teen years and on into adulthood.
Instead of glossing over common father-daughter conflicts that may arise, Farris offers solid, practical advice on vital issues. She may be daddy’s little girl today, but what about the years to come? Will you continue to be an important voice of influence, helping her to realize all the potential placed in her by God?
* Choosing the Right Friends
* Setting Spiritual goals
* Preparing for future career choices
* Courtship and marriage
— and more
Michael Farris, father of 6 daughters, is also President of Patrick Henry College and chairman of the Home School Legal Defense Association. Farris has been a wise counselor on parenting issues for years now. Full of practical strategies to train a father to know how to build character and spiritual strength in your growing daughter, from infancy through the teen years.
- Stumbling … or Building? What Kind of Block Are You?
- Building Blocks of Love
- Solving the Mystery of Spiritual Leadership
- Save Your Heart for Me
- Guiding Your Daughter Toward Positive Friendships
- Heels and Hose … and Beyond
- Solving the Feminist Paradox
- Responsible Young Women
- Raising Daughters for the Future of Our Nation
- The Love Continues: Your Married Daughter
- An Easy “To Do List”
About the Author
Michael P. Farris is president, CEO, and general counsel of Alliance Defending Freedom and was founding president of both the Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA) in 1983 and Patrick Henry College in 2000. He continues to serve as chairman of the board of HSLDA and chancellor emeritus of PHC.
He graduated from Western Washington State College, magna cum laude, with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science, followed by a Juris Doctor from Gonzaga University (with honors). At Gonzaga, he was articles editor of the Law Review and winner of the Linden Cup Moot Court Competition. He also earned an LL.M. in Public International Law (with honors) from the University of London.
Farris is nationally known as a pioneering leader of the modern homeschooling movement. His leadership of HSLDA has taken him to nearly every state and a growing number of other nations.
Farris is the author of over 15 books, as well as law review and other scholarly articles, and countless pieces for the popular press. He is co-host of a daily radio show, “Homeschool Heartbeat,” which airs on nearly a thousand stations. Michael and his wife Vickie, have 10 children and 20 grandchildren.