Category Archives: Fireproof

A bridge too far.

The Dalrock research department* brought the latest divorce empowerment movie to my attention: My first thought was that we are due for another epic divorce fantasy (courtesy of Oprah of course), with Eat Pray Love showing its age.  On the … Continue reading

Posted in Choice Addiction, Divorce, Feral Females, Fireproof, Having it all, Moxie, New Morality, selling divorce, Slut, Whispers | 155 Comments

Worse than fear. Worse than malice.

In the discussion of my last post Gunner Q suggested that the reason modern Christians don’t support biblical marriage is due to fear: Perhaps the answer is that modern Christians just can’t accept the consequences of fighting no-fault divorce. Bucking the … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Church Apathy About Divorce, Fireproof, Foolishness, Marriage, Submission, Threatpoint, Wake-up call | 386 Comments

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, Christian Films, 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 | 169 Comments