Category Archives: Fireproof

Not listening.

A few readers have challenged my observation that when complementarians say husbands are guilty of “not listening” to their wives what they mean is husbands aren’t doing what the wife says.  I’ve recently offered multiple examples where complementarians do this … Continue reading

Posted in Armchair Husbands, Attacking headship, Bill Bennett, Complementarian, Denial, Domestic Violence, Dr. David Clarke, Fireproof, Focus on the Family, Glenn Stanton, Headship, Joel and Kathy Davisson, Lowering The Boom, Not Listening, Rebellion, Submission, Theological Crossdressing, Threatpoint, Tim and Kathy Keller, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Wake-up call | 107 Comments

Don’t fear marriage and fatherhood, but beware those who are working to destroy your family.

Matt Walsh has a new post up at the Blaze*:  Dear Millennial Men, Don’t Be Afraid of Marriage And Fatherhood.  Walsh makes some good points.  He notes that marriage isn’t the only way a man can embrace responsibility while pointing … Continue reading

Posted in Armchair Husbands, Attacking headship, Child Support, Christian Films, Courageous, Disrespecting Respectability, Fireproof, Headship, Jenny Erikson, Kendrick Brothers, Matt Walsh, Miserliness, Mom's Night Out, Rebellion, selling divorce, The only real man in the room, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, War Room, Weak men screwing feminism up, Whispers | 481 Comments

Valor knows no gender

The Kendrick brothers are masters of the head fake. In Fireproof they ended the film with the surprise revelation that the original Love Dare was done by a woman!  We learn that Caleb’s mother submitted to her husband, and that … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Christian Films, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Denial, Feminists, Fireproof, Kendrick Brothers, Military, Rebellion, Submission, War Room | 105 Comments

Did he take notes?

Likewise, teach the older women to be reverent in the way they live, not to be slanderers or addicted to much wine, but to teach what is good. 4 Then they can urge the younger women to love their husbands and … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Christian Films, Disrespecting Respectability, Fireproof, Kendrick Brothers, Rebellion, Submission, Ugly Feminists, War Room, You can't make this stuff up | 210 Comments

Modern Christian culture’s deep antipathy for fathers.

Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 2 “Honor your father and mother,” which is the first commandment with promise: 3 “that it may be well with you and you may live long on the earth.” … Continue reading

Posted in Armchair Husbands, Attacking headship, Christian Films, Courageous, Denial, Father's Day, Fatherhood, Feminists, Fireproof, Headship, Kendrick Brothers, Rebellion | 225 Comments