Category Archives: Threatpoint

They’re too traditional to submit to their husbands.

Submitting to the Lord sometimes involves drawing clear boundaries and enacting consequences when a husband sins. –Mary Kassian As I noted the other day, complementarians have a brilliant tactic to put wives in charge of their husbands.  They support their … Continue reading

Posted in Complementarian, Threatpoint, Too traditional to be traditional, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists, Wake-up call | 246 Comments

They’re too traditional to stay married.

Rollo kindly shared a New Yorker article that he thought I’d be interested in: A Sociologist of Religion on Protestants, Porn, and the “Purity Industrial Complex” The article is an interview with sociologist Samuel L. Perry, who is looking at … Continue reading

Posted in Albert Mohler, Attacking headship, Christian Post, Complementarian, Dave and Ann Wilson, Divorce, Non burning bush, Pastor Doug Wilson, Rollo Tomassi, Threatpoint, Too traditional to be traditional, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists, Wake-up call, Weak men screwing feminism up | 179 Comments

Our family policy is designed to terrify married fathers.

While the claim is that our family courts are primarily driven by the best interest of children, in reality they tend to focus instead on transferring power and wealth from men to women.  When considering the family courts, it is … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Disrespecting Respectability, Economics, Larry Kummer, Threatpoint, Ugly Feminists | 117 Comments

What to do when the tingles wane.

In modern Christian theology, the wife’s vagina is God’s messenger.  If a woman isn’t sexually attracted to her husband it is a sign of God’s displeasure in her husband. Sheila Gregoire has adopted the same modern Christian teaching, and brings … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Book of Oprah, Disrespecting Respectability, Gary Thomas, Rebellion, Romantic Love, selling divorce, Sheila Gregoire, Threatpoint, Ugly Feminists, Wake-up call, Whispers, Wife worship | 123 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