60 Seconds On Not Raising Proud Sons

Any human being beating his chest about his strength or power is comical. It's laughable. The God who made the Heavens could breathe on you and rip every atom that composes your body to bits. God could flatten you without much of a thought. Not only that, but a stray bullet, a flash flood, an... Continue Reading →

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60 Seconds On Men

We live in a culture that is desperately confused on what manhood is and on what to do with men.  "Here are these creatures designed with a modicum of strength and resolve, designed to generally need a helpmate to support them, a helpmate for them to sacrifice for and lead...  Hmm...  Well, we can't accept that..."... Continue Reading →

Re:  Wonder Woman

A culture that does not even have a coherent answer to what a woman is is not fit to give anyone a feminine icon.   Me:  "What is a woman?" America:  "A strong, independent human." Me:  "So can he be a woman?  Steve over there?" America:  "If that's what he identifies as." Me:  "So what... Continue Reading →

Sentences (Part 3)

   *For previous installments, see here and here. Brevity is a skill I'm trying to hone.  I think it's good to be able to say something you believe to be true and meaningful plainly and in just a few words.  With that in mind, for the third time, here are a few simple theological or moral propositions I contend are true,... Continue Reading →

Don’t Be Like This Guy

A warning to young men idolizing UFC fighters, boxers, or certain musical artists: Self-exaltation is not good manhood. It is wicked and suicidal. Manhood done well, done honorably, done to save one's soul and live life well, is strength spent for the good of another. The most powerfully, virtuously masculine man who ever walked the... Continue Reading →

What a Good Marriage Looks Like

God created marriage, and when it conforms to His ways it's wonderful. There is only one perfect marriage between humans described in the Bible (though it didn't stay perfect for long), and it is the first one He created. These are some things we learn from God telling us that story in Genesis 2: "The... Continue Reading →

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