A Boy’s Santa Wish List

A dad: Who will be involved in my life, who will teach me to be a good man, and who will be proud of me.

A mom: Who will always love me and support me.


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Mentors: Good men who will walk with me into noble manhood through modeling it, teaching it, and affirming it.

A school: That understands how my boy brain learns and teach me accordingly, to empower me to be the best man that I can be.

A church: That understands how my boy brain hears the call to follow Jesus and commits itself to strategically training me to follow him.

A vision: For compelling, honorable, good manhood that will captivate and motivate me to be the heroic man God created me to be.

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About Tim Wright

I've been a pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America since 1984, currently serving as the founding pastor of Community of Grace in Peoria, AZ. My wife, Jan and I, were married in 1979. We raised two kids and currently have 3 grandkids. I love to ride my bike, travel, read British Mysteries, and Disneyland. I have written 6 books, including my newest--Searching for Tom Sawyer: How Parents and Congregations Can Stop the Exodus of Boys From Church. My website: www.TimWrightMinistries.org