Christianity and masculinity


The Peter, Titus 2, and marriage connection

Peter says he won’t deny Jesus, but Jesus prophesies that he will: John 13:36 Simon Peter *said to Him, “Lord, where are You going?” Jesus answered, “Where I go, you cannot follow Me now; but you will follow later.” 37 … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Oct. 11, 2017, 11:53 p.m.

All I’ll say about the Las Vegas shooter

While the media and other people bemoan the gun laws or the senseless violence, we know better. Fatherlessness. While Stephen Paddock appeared to have no criminal history, his father was a notorious bank robber, Eric Paddock said. Benjamin Hoskins Paddock … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Oct. 7, 2017, 6:59 p.m.

80/20 rule followup, masculine attractiveness analysis, and how to fix a dysfunctional marriage

There’s been some good discussion in Tinder reaffirmed the 80/20 rule and Donal’s follow up on that post in Just how universal is the 80/20 rule. Going back to the very first post on my blog Practical ways to improve … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Oct. 6, 2017, 2:04 a.m.

Adam had headship prior to the fall

I’ve discussed authority quite a few times over the course of this blog a few years ago, especially in the context of the the fall. These are Scriptural reasons from Genesis 1-3 and beyond why I believe that to be … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Oct. 5, 2017, 1:36 a.m.

How to communicate sexual desire in a relationship

A reader writes in: Biblically, is communicating your sexual desire to someone you are dating to marry wrong? From the sermon on the mount, I understand the qualifications on what lust is. And premarital sex is wrong I believe, but … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Oct. 3, 2017, 9:54 p.m.

45 tall nude [woman] statue coming to the national mall

You can’t make this stuff up. Relevant tidbits. If you walk along the National Mall this November, you’ll see the Smithsonian Museums, the Washington Monument, Capitol Hill, and, possibly, something else: a 45-foot tall nude sculpture of a woman. The … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Oct. 1, 2017, 7:49 p.m.

Contraception’s under the radar effect on divorce

Now that we’re on the topic of marriages and not marriages, that led me to thinking more about the reasons for divorce. I’ve written on contraception before, but I didn’t really think about it in terms of divorce. We know … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Sept. 28, 2017, 12:49 a.m.

Marriage a mark of privilege?

Pre-posting edit: Dalrock has come out with a post on the same topic while I was writing this. My take is different than Dal’s as he looks at a few different factors, whereas I’m looking at some of the roots. … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Sept. 26, 2017, 7:28 p.m.

How much should a woman submit to you before marriage?

A reader writes in: How much should a girl follow you in dating? How much should she submit to before marriage? These are actually good questions. Being that I don’t have daughters (at least yet), I do not believe I … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Sept. 15, 2017, 8:01 p.m.

Salt and Light

Donal has a good post up on The high ground right now with some good comments too. Check it out. Mostly, it all goes back to the roles and responsibilities of Christians to themselves and Christian to non-Christians. Matthew 5:13 … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Sept. 14, 2017, 7:24 p.m.

The Scripture and sin natures of husbands and wives

We naturally are inclined be tempted to sin. The Scriptures speak to us to work against that temptation to sin. With that in mind, we can look at the roles and responsibilities in Scripture to accurately root out the temptation … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Sept. 6, 2017, 4:01 p.m.

Another book blames men for the lack of marriage

Short article so I quoted the whole thing. The share of Americans ages 25-34 who are married dropped 13 percentage points from 2000 to 2014. A new book by sociologist Mark Regnerus blames this declining rate on how easy it … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Sept. 4, 2017, 6:07 p.m.

Tinder reaffirms the 80/20 rule

Someone ran an analysis on Tinder statistics likes much like OKCupid statistics we’ve gone over before. Abstract (TL;DR) This study was conducted to quantify the Tinder socio-economic prospects for males based on the percentage of females that will “like” them. … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Sept. 3, 2017, 9:11 p.m.

Do your job

One of the posts I’ve been thinking about recently is understanding godly value. So too all extrinsic value is measured solely through stewardship of what we have been given. A wife’s stewardship is measured through her role and responsibility as … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Sept. 1, 2017, 11:08 p.m.

Let me know when the gorgeous Christian women want to marry the church janitor

In writing plans, a woman attempts to refute Donal’s PSALMs attraction model. For newer readers, PSALM is basically a pneunomic that describes what women are attracted to — power/personality, status, athleticism/talent, looks, money. This refutation was: I have not seem … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Aug. 24, 2017, 7:01 p.m.

Thoughts on Charlottesville

In the wake of Charlottesville, this is pretty much the only article I’ve seen of 50+ that actually delves to the root of the problem. It’s by a reformed white nationalist. Here’s some of the relevant bits: I think ultimately … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Aug. 14, 2017, 6:19 p.m.

Hillary Clinton wants to get involved in the ministry

From Relevant Magazine. The comments are by far the most interesting part. Some point out the fact that Hillary continues to promote laws that are obviously anti-Christian and are lambasted for being “judgmental” in comments. Pretty much like the random … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Aug. 11, 2017, 1:35 a.m.

The “anti-diversity manifesto”

As you may have heard, a Google employee was fired for internally posting a critique of the “system.” Here is a copy of the so-called “anti-diversity manifesto.” I think the funniest part of the situation is that the Google employee … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Aug. 8, 2017, 5:22 p.m.

Biblical relevance

In the process of writing. Sadly, the book needs to start off with the argument for Biblical relevance. In other words, can we trust the Word of God in plain text over what the culture tells us? I’m trying to … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Aug. 4, 2017, 5:49 p.m.

Writing plans

As you may know, there’s pretty much zero Christian literature out right now on the Truth of the nature of men and women from the Bible. Dalrock has pretty much exposed almost every pastor for pandering and pedestalizing wives in … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Aug. 2, 2017, 12:52 a.m.