Category Archives: Determination

The conscientious act of setting a desired goal in one’s mind, with the faith and full intention of accomplishing that goal.

The Moral Agency of Dogs

You have total responsibility and limited control.  It’s a labor of love. Continue reading

Posted in Agency, Animal Kingdom, Boundaries, Calculated Risk Taking, Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Collective Strength, Competence / Competition, Conflict Management, Conserving Power, Courtship and Marriage, Decision Making, Determination, Discerning Lies and Deception, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Discipline and Molding, Enduring Suffering, Female Evo-Psych, Female Power, Fundamental Frame, Game, Game Theory, Headship and Patriarchy, Holding Frame, Inner Game, Introspection, Joy, Leadership, Love, Male Power, Masculine Disciplines, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Success, Moral Agency, Parenting, Perseverance, Personal Domain, Personal Presentation, Persuasion, Power, Psychology, Purpose, Relationships, Respect, Science, Self-Concept, Sphere of Influence, Stewardship, Strategy, Teaching, The Power of God, Trust, Vetting Women | 97 Comments

It’s her choice whether or not to submit.

The choices are His way to Headship or the highway to ħɘll. Continue reading

Posted in Agency, Attitude, Boundaries, Calculated Risk Taking, Charisma, Collective Strength, Conflict Management, Courtship and Marriage, Decision Making, Denying/Witholding Sex, Determination, Discipline, Discipline and Molding, Divorce, Enduring Suffering, Female Power, Freedom, Personal Liberty, Fundamental Frame, Game, Game Theory, Handling Rejection, Headship and Patriarchy, Holding Frame, Identity, Inner Game, Intersexual Dynamics, Introspection, Leadership, Love, Male Power, Masculine Disciplines, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Moral Agency, Perseverance, Personal Domain, Personal Presentation, Power, Purpose, Relationships, Sanctification & Defilement, Self-Concept, Self-Control, Sex, Sphere of Influence, Strategy, The Power of God | 80 Comments

Name it to Change it!

Identifying a transgression poses an implied demand for her to change it. Continue reading

Posted in Agency, Boundaries, Calculated Risk Taking, Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Collective Strength, Communication Styles, Communications, Conflict Management, Conserving Power, Courtship and Marriage, Decision Making, Determination, Discerning Lies and Deception, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Discipline and Molding, Enduring Suffering, Female Evo-Psych, Female Power, Fundamental Frame, Game, Game Theory, Generational Curses, Headship and Patriarchy, Holding Frame, Hypergamy, Inner Game, Intersexual Dynamics, Introspection, Leadership, Male Power, Masculine Disciplines, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Failure, Models of Success, Moral Agency, Perseverance, Personal Domain, Persuasion, Power, Relationships, Sanctification & Defilement, Sphere of Influence, Strategy, Teaching, The Power of God, Vetting Women | 20 Comments

Riding the Raging Rivulet

Eliminate static to improve transmission. Continue reading

Posted in Agency, Attraction, Boundaries, Communications, Conflict Management, Courtship and Marriage, Denying/Witholding Sex, Desire, Desire, Passion, Determination, Discerning Lies and Deception, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Discipline and Molding, Female Evo-Psych, Fundamental Frame, Game, Game Theory, Headship and Patriarchy, Holding Frame, Identity, Inner Game, Intersexual Dynamics, Introspection, Leadership, Love, Male Power, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Success, Moral Agency, Perseverance, Personal Domain, Persuasion, Purpose, Questions from Readers, Relationships, Sanctification & Defilement, Sex, Solipsism, Sphere of Influence, Strategy, Teaching, The Power of God | 16 Comments

Sexy

What makes a woman sexy? Is it incompatible with faith and humility? Continue reading

Posted in Agency, Attraction, Autopilot, Calculated Risk Taking, Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Conserving Power, Courtship and Marriage, Decision Making, Desire, Desire, Passion, Determination, Discerning Lies and Deception, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Divorce, Freedom, Personal Liberty, Fundamental Frame, Game Theory, Generational Curses, Headship and Patriarchy, Holding Frame, Identity, Inner Game, Intersexual Dynamics, Introspection, Male Power, Masculine Disciplines, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Success, Moral Agency, Mysticism, Online Personas, Overcoming Addictions, Personal Domain, Personality Types, Power, Purpose, Relationships, Sanctification & Defilement, Self-Concept, Self-Control, Sex, Sexual Authority, SMV/MMV, Society, Sphere of Influence, Strategy, The Power of God, Vetting Women | 26 Comments

16 Permutations of Submission

A wife’s relationship with God and her sexual performance with her husband are two entirely different things. Continue reading

Posted in Calculated Risk Taking, Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Conserving Power, Courtship and Marriage, Desire, Desire, Passion, Determination, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Fantasy and Illusion, Fundamental Frame, Holding Frame, Identity, Intersexual Dynamics, Introspection, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Personal Domain, Relationships, Sanctification & Defilement, Sex, Vetting Women | 59 Comments

The Quiet Desperation of the Autopilot

Simply waiting for a nebulous desire to happen won’t make it happen. Continue reading

Posted in Agency, Autopilot, Calculated Risk Taking, Choosing A Profession, Counterfeit/False Paradigms, Courtship and Marriage, Decision Making, Desire, Desire, Passion, Determination, Discipline, Divorce, Fantasy and Illusion, Identity, Introspection, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Military, Models of Failure, Models of Success, Moral Agency, Personal Domain, Psychology, Self-Concept, Taiwan, The Power of God | 27 Comments

Understanding Respect

For the Christian man, it begins with one’s self. Continue reading

Posted in Archetypes, Choosing A Profession, Collective Strength, Competence / Competition, Decision Making, Determination, Discipline, Ethical Systems, Fundamental Frame, Holding Frame, Honor, Identity, Inner Game, Introspection, Male Power, Masculine Disciplines, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Organization and Structure, Personal Domain, Power, Purpose, Relationships, Respect, Self-Concept, SMV/MMV, Sphere of Influence | 23 Comments

5 Years with Σ Frame

Jack’s reflections on hosting Σ Frame. Continue reading

Posted in Agency, Churchianity, Collective Strength, Conflict Management, Conserving Power, Culture Wars, Decision Making, Determination, Discernment, Wisdom, Divorce, Education, Elite Cultural Influences, Enduring Suffering, Evangelism, Faith Community, Fundamental Frame, Handling Rejection, Headship and Patriarchy, Holding Frame, Identity, Introspection, Manosphere, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Failure, Models of Success, Mysticism, Online Personas, Perseverance, Personal Domain, Power, Purpose, Sanctification & Defilement, Self-Concept, Sex, Sphere of Influence, Strategy, Teaching, The Power of God, Zeitgeist Reports | 74 Comments

Analysis Paralysis is the Gateway to the Abyss

Dwelling in the vanity of the mind transports one to an alternate paradigm of reality in which lies are true and life is debased. Continue reading

Posted in Agency, Calculated Risk Taking, China, Competence / Competition, Conserving Power, Determination, Discerning Lies and Deception, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Fundamental Frame, Game, Glory, Holding Frame, Identity, Inner Game, Introspection, Male Power, Masculine Disciplines, Models of Failure, Models of Success, Moral Agency, Personal Domain, Power, Psychology, Purpose, Self-Control, Sphere of Influence, Stewardship, The Power of God | 26 Comments