Category Archives: Whispers

Stoking feminist resentment

The Atlantic has a new piece up titled The Scourge of the Female Chore Burden: All over the world, women are doing work they’re not getting paid for. In rich countries, it might be folding the laundry or staying home … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Complementarian, Envy, Feminists, Pastor Matt Chandler, Rebellion, The Atlantic, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists, Whispers, Wife worship | 141 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 | 482 Comments

She lost her best friend.

On Saturday new commenter Constance left a heartbreaking comment on a post I wrote back in 2010: My ex husband and I had a mutual divorce 5 years ago and I’m still not over it. It hurts every single day. … Continue reading

Posted in Divorce, Dr. David Clarke, Dr. Willard Harley, Focus on the Family, Foolishness, Rebellion, selling divorce, Whispers | 118 Comments

Never let a crisis go to waste

In my last post I described the surprising wisdom included in a New York Times piece on marriage: “The way to stay married,” my mother says, “is not to get divorced.” This is in line with both the Bible and … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Book of Oprah, Church Apathy About Divorce, Disrespecting Respectability, Divorce, Focus on the Family, Jim Daly, Threatpoint, Turning a blind eye, Wake-up call, Whispers, Wife worship | 279 Comments

She’s keeping her vow

Not her marriage vow, but the vow she made to God when she asked Him to help her break her vow to God.  Since He helped her break her vow to Him, she is keeping her vow to Him by … Continue reading

Posted in Divorce, Rebellion, selling divorce, Solipsism, Ugly Feminists, Whispers, You can't make this stuff up | 161 Comments