If you have learned that you are going to become a father, this could be a confusing time for you. It is normal to have a lot of different thoughts and feelings. Some of these feelings might include:
It may help to talk with the woman carrying the baby, as she may be feeling many of the same things. It may also help you to talk about your thoughts and feelings with a health care provider, pastor or priest, or your parent/guardian or another trusted adult. The Family Life Center also offers confidential services that can assist you in sorting through your emotions, learning about your options, preparing you for fatherhood , and equipping you with the tools to be the man you were created to be.