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Meditations on Fatherhood

There are two Fatherhoods in this world. One seems easy but is fraught with much peril. Any man physically fit may produce biological children. This is said to make him a father. 447 more words

SUBMISSION (within marriage)

The Bible is always counter cultural, because culture is humankind’s creation.  Currently, there is no better example of this than the perception of marriage and within that, the role of men and women.   2,621 more words


Marriage and that "dirty" word...

Disclaimer: this post is geared towards the married folk. Those engaged and preparing for marriage may find it interesting & useful as well.

As a young wife, it is easy to get caught up in this world. 606 more words

That Headship Issue | Jesus Creed

Male authority and leadership in the home and church is frequently supported by verse 23 which says, “For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church.” The term “head” is often read today to mean “ruler” or “authority.” The original Greek text of Ephesians however, does not allow for such an ordered interpretation of the word “head.” In this passage, the limits of the English language blur an important distinction between several meanings of the term that is translated “head” in English.

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Moral Theology

When Your “Sincerely Held Religious Belief” is Not Ok

Hardly a week goes by when I run into someone who says its “ok” if they believe being Gay is “abnormal” or “sinful.” “You have your opinion and I have mine.” “What’s wrong with having an opinion?” As one gentleman recently told me “…nothing wrong with being of the opinion that it is abnormal. 1,505 more words


What they don't tell you about headship.....Part 1.

I’ve been reflecting on my journey as a head lately….thinking back through the last five years that I have been in post at my current school. 773 more words