Category Archives: Fatherhood

When Dennis Rainey got it right.

I was poking around the FamilyLife site and saw that they have a section for staying married/commitment.  In the first post on the list titled 5 Ways to Keep Your Marriage Covenant, Rainey gets the question of divorce right. He focuses … Continue reading

Posted in Dennis Rainey, Divorce, FamilyLife, Fatherhood, Marriage, Wake-up call | 417 Comments

Blind spot

Note:  I greatly appreciate the work the National Marriage Project is doing, especially in putting out easy to read and meaningful data in their State Of Our Unions reports.  In addition, their director W. Bradford Wilcox strikes me as a very … Continue reading

Posted in Child Support, Denial, Fatherhood, Illegitimacy, National Marriage Project, New Morality, Replacing Marriage | 121 Comments

These fathers need a wake-up call.

Christian movie makers are tired of sitting on the sidelines while the popular culture destroys the family.  Why can’t they get in on the action too? See Cane Caldo’s expert takedown of the latest “Christian” assault on married fathers.  If … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Fatherhood, Feminists, Foolishness, Marriage, Wake-up call | 443 Comments

Father Hood

Commenter AlanB at Gucci Little Piggy describes the ghetto version of what I outlined in Intrasexual Competition and the Strong Independent Woman.  The following are excerpts from the first of several lengthy comments by AlanB on the topic (language warning): But, … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Fatherhood, Legitimacy, Status of marriage | 327 Comments

Winning the lottery.

A new commenter grossly misunderstood the implication of the earnings chart in my post Progress: One counter point to consider: with married men making considerably more money than unmarried in the 45-54 group, even with the obvious disincentives to marry, … Continue reading

Posted in Fatherhood, Feminists, Mark Driscoll, Marriage, Miserliness, Patriarchal Dividend | 343 Comments