Category Archives: Fireproof

How her affair and the Book of Oprah fixed their marriage and brought them closer to God.

From the DFW megachurch that brought us the man site, I present ReEngage.  If Fireproof didn’t make you a believer*, the video here will. There is of course a twist;  it wasn’t her fault after all. *That a wife seeking … Continue reading

Posted in Book of Oprah, Fireproof, Foolishness, Rationalization Hamster | 102 Comments

The new sexual morality: Will the bra open for you?

There is a moral frame embedded in the tingle detecting bra video which most viewers won’t notice because this frame is our new normal.  The three types of men thwarted by the bra are presented as bad not because they … Continue reading

Posted in Albert Mohler, Dennis Rainey, FamilyLife, Fireproof, New Morality, Romantic Love | 98 Comments

Twisted Scripture.

Nearly all of the instruction to husbands and wives in the New Testament tends to make modern Christians very uncomfortable.  There is for example a cottage industry to explain away headship and submission in Ephesians 5:22-27.  This cottage industry has … Continue reading

Posted in Feminists, Fireproof, Foolishness, Moxie, Rebellion | 164 Comments

Call the Kendrick brothers!

I think we’ve found the script for the sequel to Fireproof. Empathologism shares a lesson to Christian husbands in his post The reverse nuclear option, the submissive Christian wife.  The lesson is from Dennis Rainey’s FamilyLife, and opens with a quote … Continue reading

Posted in Dennis Rainey, FamilyLife, Fireproof, Foolishness, Kendrick Brothers, Lowering The Boom, Rebellion, Satire, Threatpoint | 577 Comments

Fragging Christian Headship

Lord God, as well, I pray for those men who are here that are cowards.  They are silent passive impish worthless men.  They are making a mess of everything in their life.  And they are such sweet little boys that … Continue reading

Posted in Armchair Husbands, Attacking headship, Courageous, FamilyLife, Feminists, Fireproof, Mark Driscoll, Marriage, Rebellion, Submission, Whispers | 291 Comments