Every little girl has dreams, too: of being rescued by her prince and swept up into a great adventure, knowing that she is the beauty. And he invites women to discover the secret of a man’s soul and to delight in the strength and wildness men were created to offer.
The message communicated here is a strict gender essentialism: The masculine heart is designed in the image of God so that boys and men may be strong and powerful, as how God made them to be.
When you click on a Sponsored Product ad, you will be taken to an Amazon detail page where you can learn more about the product and purchase it.
To learn more about Amazon Sponsored Products, click here.
In addition to demanding they serve as nearly flawless leaders and teachers, many of us demand that our pastors serve as professional counselors and advisors, experts on everything from politics to science to sex to health to money to marriage to relationships.
As a result, some pastors simply crumble beneath the weight of the pressure, “faking it” for years and then burning out.
Truth was ringing in my ears and my heart needed to respond. When it was announced that he was resigning from his position, ...
I was in my own world praying and confessing to God. The controversy surrounding Mark Driscoll, and his subsequent resignation, has been all over the Internet for the last few weeks.The following piece is a humble prompt to remember that growth can come through even a flawed ministry.It is not, in any way, either a dismissal of Mark Driscoll's pastoral failings or an endorsement of the church cultures encouraged by those failings. If anyone saw me, I’m sure they would have thought I was a bit crazy.I am saddened that Brock Turner was released just three months after he was sent to prison, though I'm not shocked.His story would have been shocking if white privilege didn’t exist. But because both realities exist, it’s just another sad page in the long book of Racist and Sexist American History and Politics.