Fathers


#1 Man Podcast- Episode 43- Women

Join host and author Mike Silva and his daughter Jenna for this week’s #1 Man Podcast.  Mike and Jenna continue their “Keys to a Successful Life” series with the third key: The Women in Your Life.  Mike shares the story of his personal hero, his mom, his admiration of his wife, Crystal, and his life […]

#1 Man Podcast- Episode 42-Family

Join host and author Mike Silva and his daughter Jenna for this week’s #1 Man Podcast.  They continue their discussion of the keys to a successful life by talking about how family is important to being successful.  God created us to be a part of a family, to have a place of belonging.  Today’s breakdown […]

#1 Man Podcast- Episode 30-Affection

This week join hosts and authors Mike Silva and Bradley Burck as they discuss how to be affectionate with your daughters, and why it is so important. Your daughter needs your hugs, your kisses, your attention, and she needs you to model what is appropriate affection. She especially needs this if her love language is physical touch. […]

#1 Man Podcast- Episode 29-It’s Not About You Man

This week join hosts and authors Mike Silva and Bradley Burck as they talk about how to get to know your daughter as her dad vs. her friend. Don’t take the easy way out and just be her friend. There are lots of people who can be her friends, but only you can be her dad. […]

#1 Man Podcast- Episode 27- Accepting Your Daughter

Join hosts and authors Mike Silva and Bradley Burck as they discuss how to accept your daughter with her individual strengths and weaknesses. Mike talks about being a student of your daughter’s interests and personal tastes. Sometimes you have to give up your own expectations and let your daughter be herself. God made your daughter […]

#1 Man Podcast- Episode 25- Daddy’s Girl

Mike’s oldest daughter Jenna joins him in the studio for this weeks episode. She explains how daughters can build relationships with their dad’s, using the acronym DADDY’S GIRL. Daughters investing in your relationship with your dad will reap big rewards. Jenna gives lots of useful tips for daughters to begin using today in their relationship […]

Standing Together Men’s Conference

Mike will be speaking tomorrow for the San Joaquin Valley Men’s Ministry event  The Standing Together Men’s Conference at Quail Lakes Baptist Church in Stockton, CA. Mike will be speaking at 9:30am. He will be encouraging men and placing a call upon their lives. Please be praying with us that the Spirit will move and […]

#1 Man Podcast- Episode 24- Why Daughters Date

In this episode Mike’s daughter Grace joins the discussion on dating and relationships. Mike and Grace share candid stories, and discuss why daughters, even those whose fathers are active in their lives, feel the need to date.         Podcast: Play in new window | Download

#1 Man Podcast- Episode 23- Gentleness and Self Control

Join hosts and authors Mike Silva and Bradley Burck as they finish their discussion about the fruits of the spirit. This week they discuss what gentleness looks like in today’s culture. Reminding you that you can be a tough man and have a tender heart. Your daughters will respond better to gentleness than to acting […]

#1 Man- Episode 21 Peace and Goodness

Join hosts and authors Mike Silva and Bradley Burck for this weeks #1 Man Podcast. Mike and Bradley continue their discussion of the fruit of the spirit with peace and goodness. One verse that Mike really wants listeners to take to heart during the fruit of the spirit discussion is I Peter 4:8 "Above all, […]

#1 Man- Episode 20- Love and Joy

Join hosts and authors Mike Silva and Bradley Burck in their second season of the #1 Man podcast as they begin a discussion of the fruit of the spirit. Mike and Bradley discuss the fruits of Love and Joy. Being a #1 Man means not only showing your daughter love and having a joyful attitude […]

#1 Man Podcast- Episode 18-Stepdads

Mike and Bradley tackle the tough subject of being or having a Stepdad. You'll find practical tips in this episode. Speaking from experience Mike shares about having a stepdad, and what a dad entering into a stepparenting situation can do to help the transition. Podcast: Play in new window | Download

#1 Man Podcast – Episode 14 – Wayward Daughter 6

Culture reigns… What's that mean? Culture is all the signals and messages your daughter is receiving from magazines, television, radio, and her friends. How do you help her understand how to process this information and find her real meaning and purpose in life. Podcast: Play in new window | Download

#1 Man Podcast – Episode 11 – Wayward Daughter 3

Your daughter comes home – finally – but not all is well in your house. This is an issues that causes families a lot of pain and trouble. How do you deal with a wayward daughter who has come home but hasn’t given up her vices yet? Serious thoughts from Mike Silva on this issue. […]

#1 Man Podcast – Episode 6 – Somebody is Watching You

We have been away for two weeks…. BUT we are back. All NEW episodes recorded in the Palau Studios in Portland, Oregon. Join Mike and Bradley as they talk about the fact that your daughter is watching every move you make, listening to every word you say, and making decisions about life based on the […]