In Genesis 3:16 God tells the woman that her “...desire will be for her husband.” The original Hebrew carries a weight to this word “for” that is not always present in the english. It could very well mean,“…your desire will be against your husband.” Against? Yes. Prior to this point in history, the woman was … Continue reading Moving Too Much? Or Not Moving Enough?
Crossway is still going strong with their March theme of the Pastor's Wife. Below are some of the videos they've made. They are good, and will no doubt break through many misconceptions about a the 'first lady' in our churches. These videos will help you love her well. Misconceptions about Pastors' Wives In this video, … Continue reading Pastors’ Wives 101: A Must Read for Every Christian
Gavin Ortlund: I am not ashamed to be complementarian. It has never been a dirty word for me, because I’ve grown up seeing godly expressions of it in my family, and hearing compelling arguments for it from my ministry heroes. More than anything, C. S. Lewis books like Perelandra have shaped my thinking about gender. (For anyone curious, I’ve summed … Continue reading 4 Dangers for Complementarians
Surely I'm not the only one confused about how people are responding to the Ray Rice fiasco right? I mean, really? At the moment you cannot find out anything else about the sporting world. ESPN, almost every news network, all over the web, blogs going nuts, etc. It is puzzling to me that so many … Continue reading Ray Rice, Roger Goodell, & the Easily Swayed “Mob”
Christina Stolaas: She’s always there. Sometimes in the background, sometimes with a welcoming smile up front, sometimes noticed and appreciated, sometimes being silently judged. Your pastor’s wife; the powerful force behind most church leaders often perceived as a mystery by the rest of the church. It doesn’t have to be that way. What if we just … Continue reading Nine Things Your Pastor’s Wife Wish You Knew
Another on book recommendation Monday is upon us, and this one is for Mom's :). It's good, and hopefully all you Mom's out there will be eager to get this one. It's called "Treasuring Christ When Your Hands are Full - Gospel Meditations for Busy Moms." Publisher's Description: Grocery shopping. Soccer practice. Dirty dishes. Motherhood … Continue reading Treasuring Christ When Your Hands are Full – Gospel Meditations for Busy Moms.