Category Archives: Glenn Stanton

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

Turning a blind eye.

As I explained in my last post, there are powerful incentives for Christian men to turn a blind eye to the sins of women.  As we saw previously, Glenn Stanton of FotF explains that wives usurping headship is not a sin, but … Continue reading

Posted in Cane Caldo, Denial, Envy, Focus on the Family, Glenn Stanton, Military, Rebellion, Turning a blind eye, Wake-up call | 399 Comments

Stanton’s wake-up call.

Ballista74 shared a youtube video where Glenn Stanton of Focus on the Family explains why marriage is important.  The title of the video is “Marriage is a Feminist Institution”, and the caption on youtube reads: “Research shows marriage is what … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Book of Oprah, Church Apathy About Divorce, Focus on the Family, Glenn Stanton, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Wake-up call | 260 Comments

Fathers [sometimes] matter!

A reader recently asked if I’ve moved away from my prediction in More ominous than a strike that we will eventually see some dialing back of the worst excesses of the family court: …ignoring the problem will become more and … Continue reading

Posted in Child Support, Denial, Divorce, Feminists, Focus on the Family, Glenn Stanton, Mark Driscoll, Shaunti Feldhahn, Traditional Conservatives, W. Bradford Wilcox, Weak men screwing feminism up | 185 Comments

Celebrating divorce by denying its existence.

At first glance it may seem strange that feminists like Claire Cain Miller and Justin Wolfers would go to such lengths to convince the public that high divorce rates are a thing of the past.  One might expect that feminists in their … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Denial, Divorce, Feminists, Focus on the Family, Glenn Stanton, New York Times, Shaunti Feldhahn, Threatpoint, Wake-up call | 167 Comments