Mark Clennon's project seeks to highlight the beauty of black fatherhood while debunking toxic myths.
And they simultaneously became the first in their family to receive college degrees.
The dad is sharing his knowledge with fellow fathers.
Moving in the right direction begins with understanding the reality. Most black children are not fatherless. And most black dads are setting a great example.
The fact that God gave me little lives to look after, nurture, cultivate and be a good steward over helps me to see how much He trusts my judgment and commitment to what He's given me to do on earth. I am humbled at the responsibility.
I choose to be in the present and cherish my time with them, honoring them in any way that I can. So today in celebration of Father's Day, I want to thank my Dad for all that he has done to make my life what it is.