In a time when Hollywood and TV give us the picture of the impossibly ideal father who always reads stories to his kids at night, always plays ball with his son and counsels his daughters perfectly, we are often tempted to think we don’t measure up. Take heart. Our message title summarizes neatly the life of Abraham: an imperfect father with a perfect Father. He wasn’t just the imperfect father of eight, but an imperfect father of our faith. But God is more faithful than all his children’s failures.