Category Archives: Dr. John Piper

She did her part, but the man didn’t man up.

As I’ve noted in my last two posts, Lisa Anderson of Focus on the Family teaches modern Christian women that “actively pursuing marriage” means: Praying for a husband. Talking about wanting a husband. Waiting for her godly man to show up … Continue reading

Posted in Aging Feminists, Dr. John Piper, Focus on the Family, Lisa Anderson, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Weak men screwing feminism up | 137 Comments

Nude selfies and the complementarian male gaze.

While women like Faith Moore and Sheila Gregoire deny women’s temptation to compete for men’s sexual attention, some complementarian feminists admit that this is going on but blame it on the patriarchy.  As complementarian feminist Wendy Alsup explains in her post On Nude … Continue reading

Posted in Complementarian, Dr. John Piper, Hannah Anderson, Modesty, Social Justice Warriors, The Gospel Coalition, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists, Wendy Alsup, Women's Studies | 81 Comments

Mama ain’t happy.

Sheila Gregoire and her fellow Christian Feminists are putting complementarians on notice. Recently she retweeted a call for male allies to fight the patriarchy: This thread will break your heart. We need more men to be allies to push back … Continue reading

Posted in Complementarian, Dr. Douglass Moo, Dr. John Piper, Dr. Paige Patterson, Dr. Wayne Grudem, Lori Alexander, Sheila Gregoire, Social Justice Warriors, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists | 190 Comments

He had to know they would one day come for him.

Vox.com recently announced A major evangelical leader just lost his job. It’s a huge moment for #MeToo. Paige Patterson was removed as Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary president after sexism controversy Dr. Patterson was a founding member of the Council on … Continue reading

Posted in #MeToo, Beth Moore, Complementarian, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Domestic Violence, Dr. Douglass Moo, Dr. John Piper, Dr. Paige Patterson, Dr. Wayne Grudem, Social Justice Warriors, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, The Gospel Coalition, Threatpoint, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists, Women's Studies | 163 Comments

She’s the boss, you’re a guest.

As I’ve been looking at more of Pastor Doug Wilson’s books I’ve noticed that some time around 2004 (perhaps earlier*) he added a new chapter to his theology of marriage.  According to Wilson’s new theology, headship and submission doesn’t apply … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Complementarian, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Disrespecting Respectability, Dr. John Piper, Pastor Doug Wilson, Pastor Matt Chandler, She's the boss., The Gospel Coalition, Traditional Conservatives | 141 Comments