The Father Effect: Hope and Healing from a Dad's Absence

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Based on the feature film of the same name, THE FATHER EFFECT is a must-read for the millions of men and women who have lost their fathers through divorce, death, or disinterest.

John Finch always struggled after his father committed suicide when he was eleven, but it wasn't until he was raising his own three daughters that he truly understood their futures relied on his coming to terms with his difficult past. To move forward, he needed to forgive both his father for choosing to leave, and himself for not being the best father he could be.

This journey led to THE FATHER EFFECT, a book containing practical help for anyone, man or woman, with a deep father wound from losing a dad through divorce, death, or disinterest. Through positive lessons on forgiveness and approachable advice on how to change your legacy as a parent, partner, and person, THE FATHER EFFECT is the ultimate healing tool for anyone who has suffered the absence of a dad.

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About the author

John Finch is the producer and director of The Father Effect short and feature film. He heads The Father Effect ministry which is dedicated to addressing the father-wound in both men and women and helping them to heal through conferences, resources, and curriculum.
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Publisher
FaithWords
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Published on
Oct 24, 2017
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Pages
224
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ISBN
9781478976882
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Language
English
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Genres
Family & Relationships / Parenting / Fatherhood
Family & Relationships / Parenting / Parent & Adult Child
Religion / Christian Life / Family
Religion / Christian Life / Men's Issues
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This content is DRM protected.
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Eligible for Family Library

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