Pastor Dwight Buckner is a 7th, that's right, 7th generation pastor who hails from Minneapolis, Minnesota but has called Atlanta, Georgia home for almost 20 years. Dwight has spent his journey inspiring people through his ministry, his writing, and during his time on WEtv's Married at First Sight. As he learns different lessons, he feels his calling is to share them with the masses. Dwight felt the need to share some of those lessons with the world and released his first book, Breaking The Cycle of Lust, a topic that he hoped would help others overcome something that he himself struggled with. Through his research, he discovered that the spirit of lust, much like alcoholism and other addictions can be something that is passed down from generation to generation and if dealt with properly, the cycle can begin to be broken.
After researching the industry, he found that there were not a lot of men's help books that provided men with the needed tools for understanding, growth, and development. One of the things he discusses is all men need support and says "Most men fail in areas where they have no support." As Dwight prepares for the release of his new book, 5 Things Every Man Needs...and Every Woman Should Know About Men, Dwight chats with us about what we need to learn and why the book is so important.
How can we get men to a place where they open up so that we can be better men for ourselves, our families, and future generations?
I think men have to do a better job of letting go of the ego. It's ok to have confidence but when you are ego-driven that means you're not open to receiving correction, advice, or what somebody else can offer you. The first