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The Father Effect

Hope and Healing from a Dad's Absence

By John Finch and Blake Atwood

  • Hardback
  • £16.99

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

Based on the short film and full length feature film, THE FATHER EFFECT is a must read for any man or woman who has lost their fathers through divorce, death, or disinterest.

John Finch always struggled after his father's suicide when he was eleven, but it wasn't until he was raising his own three daughters when he truly understood their futures relied on him coming to terms with his past. To move forward, he needed to forgive both his father and himself. This journey led to THE FATHER EFFECT, a book containing practical help for any person with a deep father-wound.

THE FATHER EFFECT will lead you through positive lessons on forgiveness and teach you how to change your legacy as a person, parent, and partner.

Biographical Notes

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 through conferences, resources, and curriculum.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781478976868
  • Publication date: 26 Oct 2017
  • Page count: 224
  • Imprint: FaithWords
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