A Parent Is Born
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A Parent Is Born

​Stepping into the Role of the “Father Figure”

What is the critical nature of the father figure?

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By Tyler Jacobson

I had an interesting conversation with a friend not too long ago. His sister has three sons and their biological father is no longer in the picture. His sister makes ends meet on her own, without the help of child support. She also functions well as a single…

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Because the moment a child is born, a parent is born, too.

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