Dave McClow

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Dave McClow, M.Div., LSCW, LMFT, is a pastoral counselor, writer, and speaker. He works with Dr. Greg Popcak at the Pastoral Solutions Institute as a Clinical Pastoral Counseling Associate and provides tele-counseling services to Catholics internationally (check us out at www.catholiccounselors.com/, or call to schedule an appointment:  740-266-6461).  For over 30 years he has served in many capacities in the mental health and addictions fields.  He is the founder of four text ministries for men: “Faith on The Phone,” “Fasting on the Phone,” “Pure Hearts” and The Abba Challenge  for Rekindle the Fire’s men’s group and is active on its central core team. He and his wife converted to the Catholic Church in 1996.  He was a catechist for 15 years in his diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend.  He is currently developing a comprehensive Catholic vision of masculinity that he believes is an integral and leveraged component of the New Evangelization.  It is summarized in The Abba Prayer for Men found at AbbaChallenge.com with more at The Ultimate Challenge: Men & Faith.

Soccer and the Sacred Heart: The Rhythm of Spiritual Fatherhood

Parents vs. iPhone: A Problem of Liturgy?

The Abba Challenge

All Hell Breaks Loose! The Prodigal’s Brother

Mercy and Spiritual Fatherhood

Pope Francis: The Heart of Spiritual Fathers

The Ultimate Challenge: A Heroic Life as Spiritual Fathers

Learning Love from My Cross: Men, Emotions, and Healing

Beyond a Wing and a Prayer: A Catholic Vision of Masculinity

Return of the Kings