As a father I can’t help but recognize how God has used my own kids as an ongoing part of growing, stretching, and maturing me. God used the birth of my first born son to show me how selfish my own love was. While I was madly in love with this precious little baby, he didn’t and couldn’t reciprocate that same love.

The following story produced by ESPN tells the story of a father who had to face his own selfishness. It’s a tough story to hear but the honesty and reality with which it’s told is reflective of God’s redemptive heart.

There was a time when Heath White chased perfection. E:60′s Tom Rinaldi tells the story of a how the birth of a girl with Down Syndrome led to the re-birth of a man who thought he had everything, until he discovered the joy of pushing Paisley.