Category Archives: Courtship and Marriage

Sexual Consent in Marriage

Contrary to popular culture, a Christian wife needs her husband’s consent to either refuse sex or “let herself go”. Continue reading

Posted in Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Churchianity, Consent, Courtship and Marriage, Discernment, Wisdom, Divorce, Female Power, Influence, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Failure, Models of Success, Organization and Structure, Relationships, Stewardship, The Power of God | Tagged | 15 Comments

No Authority to give “Consent”

Women don’t have the moral authority to give consent to illicit sex. Continue reading

Posted in Consent, Courtship and Marriage, Culture Wars, Feminism, Moral Agency, Organization and Structure, Relationships, Stewardship | Tagged , | 4 Comments

Trajectories

What are men learning through their life experiences? Continue reading

Posted in Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Courtship and Marriage, Discernment, Wisdom, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Failure, Purpose, Relationships, Self-Concept, Society, Strategy, Vetting Women | Tagged , , , | 39 Comments

Probabilities

How much marital bliss can be expected after 10 years? Continue reading

Posted in Attraction, Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Courtship and Marriage, Desire, Desire, Passion, Discernment, Wisdom, Love, Male Power, Models of Success, Psychology, Relationships, Science, The Power of God, Vetting Women | Tagged , | 78 Comments

A Response to Jason’s Comments

Alpha, Beta, Bible talk… It’s all Greek to me! Continue reading

Posted in Authenticity, Communications, Conserving Power, Courtship and Marriage, Discerning Lies and Deception, Discernment, Wisdom, Faith Community, Holding Frame, Influence, Leadership, Male Power, Personal Presentation, Purpose, Questions from Readers, Self-Concept | Tagged , , | 29 Comments

Courtship and Power

Lexet’s critique of Sigma Frame’s models of courtship and marital structure. Continue reading

Posted in Churchianity, Courtship and Marriage, Organization and Structure, Relationships, Reviews | Tagged , , | 34 Comments

The Sin of Prioritizing Purity above Marriage

Deconstructing Linda Kay Klein’s testimony of her experience with the Purity Culture. Continue reading

Posted in Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Churchianity, Courtship and Marriage, Culture Wars, Discerning Lies and Deception, Feminism, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Failure, Purity Culture, Purpose, Sanctification & Defilement, SMV/MMV | Tagged | 8 Comments

The Parable of the Inherited Estate

A response to a reader’s question about who’s responsible for “wife washing” – Jesus or hubby? Continue reading

Posted in Building Wealth, Collective Strength, Courtship and Marriage, Discernment, Wisdom, Love, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Organization and Structure, Questions from Readers, Relationships, Sanctification & Defilement | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Washing Her Clean

Acts of love can be enriched by including positive emotions and inspiration. Continue reading

Posted in Attitude, Authenticity, Courtship and Marriage, Holding Frame, Influence, Joy, Leadership, Love, Male Power, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Success, Personal Presentation, Purpose, Relationships, Sanctification & Defilement, Self-Concept, SMV/MMV, The Power of God | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Lest we forget, Marriage was once intended to Glorify God

In all the squabble over power games, frivorce rights, and marriage equality, have we forgotten that God instituted marriage to glorify Himself? Continue reading

Posted in Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Churchianity, Courtship and Marriage, Discerning Lies and Deception, Feminism, Freedom, Personal Liberty, Glory, Joy, Personal Presentation, SMV/MMV | Tagged , , | 8 Comments