The Front Row Dads Podcast

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Community is our greatest survival tool

There is an order to the life priorities we carry as survivalists, and they apply whether or not we are in a “survival situation” or not.  I think sharing this information with everyone can help organize thoughts and priorities for people in a way that makes them less stressful to think through. 

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Rites of Passage for Boys with Jon Tyson

In this episode, Jon Tyson discusses his program “Primal Path”, a right of passage. He shares how his connection with God guided him in raising his sons and building a strong family relationship.

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The Messed Up Relationship between Boys and Their Feelings

It’s below zero in Chicago, and none of the boys are wearing coats.

I’m driving the middle school carpool—two boys, two girls. The girls are each dressed in heavy winter coats, thick gloves, and knitted stocking caps. Both boys are wearing hoodies, with no outerwear. They’re not abnormal amongst their peers. When we arrive at the school, almost every other boy will be dressed the same way. So, I ask them, “Why are the girls wearing coats, but you’re not?” One of them responds with an answer that makes no sense.

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