Happy Father's Day 2014!

I know that all day people have been posting on Facebook and blogs about the "best dad ever." IMG_3243

I also know that they are all dead wrong.

Sorry.

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My husband, Chance Newingham, is THE best father to have walked this green earth.

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He became a father in a less-than-ordinary way, but that hasn't stopped him from loving our sons completely.

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From the moment he laid eyes on each of the boys, Chance has worked to live more selflessly.

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He has been a father-figure in the lives of other impressionable children as well.

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Chance provides for our family, while maintaing the resolve that his presence is more important than his income.

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Taty also knows exactly how to have a good time.

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Despite multiple negative male examples in Chance's past, he has learned compassion and love from the ultimate example - our Heavenly Father.

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And we are thankful for Chance's commitment to learning how imitate that example in all circumstances.

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We're not exactly sure where Chance got his sense of humor from, though...

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But we're SO glad he has it!

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Chance knows and understands that EVERY boy needs and deserves a Taty.

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Our family is blessed that he lives out that calling everyday.

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But especially today, we celebrate Chance and all he does for us.

Happy Father's Day, Taty!

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