Category Archives: Discipline

The practice of training ones self or others to conform to a desired code of behavior, often in spite of any moods, attitudes or emotions that may lead to the contrary.

“Flipping the Switch” is God’s Gatekeeping, not her Tingle management

Submission to sexual authority is subordinant to God’s prerogatives. Continue reading

Posted in Boundaries, Consent, Courtship and Marriage, Desire, Desire, Passion, Discipline, Education, Enduring Suffering, Female Power, Fundamental Frame, Glory, Headship and Patriarchy, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Moral Agency, Personal Presentation, Purpose, Relationships, Respect, Self-Concept, Sexual Authority, Stewardship, The Power of God, Vetting Women | 29 Comments

Tips and Tricks to Time Management

Have you ever sat down and formally analyzed how you spend your time with the goal of becoming more efficient? Here is a guide. Readership: All;Note: This information is offered to help determine priorities, analyze time budgets, and maximize outcome … Continue reading

Posted in Conflict Management, Conserving Power, Decision Making, Discipline, Freedom, Personal Liberty, Health, Introspection, Models of Success, Organization and Structure, Science, Strategy | 2 Comments

The Parable of the Bonsai

Moulding a wife is like trimming a shrub. Continue reading

Posted in Building Wealth, Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Courtship and Marriage, Discipline, Fundamental Frame, Game Theory, Holding Frame, Influence, Leadership, Love, Male Power, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Failure, Models of Success, Purpose, Relationships, Sanctification & Defilement, Stewardship, Strategy, The Power of God, Vetting Women | Leave a comment

The Shepherd and the Crook

Giving advice is not as simple or as complex as you might think. Continue reading

Posted in Child Development, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Education, Enduring Suffering, Freedom, Personal Liberty, Handling Rejection, Influence, Leadership, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Stewardship | 1 Comment

Patheological Weddingsday – Did Purity Culture Undermine Christian Identity?

Do sexual behaviors determine one’s identity? Continue reading

Posted in Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Freedom, Personal Liberty, Identity, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Failure, Purity Culture, Purpose, Sanctification & Defilement, Self-Concept, SMV/MMV, Stewardship, The Power of God | 8 Comments

How other cultures deal with adultery

Corporal punishment purges the community from sin and produces righteousness. Continue reading

Posted in Child Development, Collective Strength, Cultural Differences, Discipline, Education, Influence, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Failure, Moral Agency | Tagged , | 7 Comments

Pottery and Tea

A summary of the highlights of my trip last week, with pictures! Continue reading

Posted in Discipline, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Failure, Perseverance | Tagged | 3 Comments

How to Develop an Attitude of Detachment

Maintaining Frame is the same as setting Socio-Emotional Boundaries. Continue reading

Posted in Attitude, Attraction, Authenticity, Confidence, Conserving Power, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Female Power, Freedom, Personal Liberty, Fundamental Frame, Game, Game Theory, Holding Frame, Identity, Inner Game, Introspection, IOI's, Male Power, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Success, Moral Agency, Personal Presentation, Power, Psychology, Purpose, Relationships, Self-Concept, SMV/MMV, Strategy, The Power of God | Tagged , , , | 14 Comments

Only God can grant a successful marriage

How do some people achieve a blessed marriage, while others do not?  Maybe God might have something to do with it. Continue reading

Posted in Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Courtship and Marriage, Determination, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Freedom, Personal Liberty, Game Theory, Holding Frame, Introspection, Love, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Failure, Models of Success, Perseverance, Relationships, Self-Concept, Strategy, The Power of God | Tagged , , | 16 Comments

The need for Marriage Education

Education is important for building strong marriages.  But what should be taught, and how? Continue reading

Posted in Building Wealth, Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Discipline, Education, Faith Community, Influence, Leadership, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Purpose, Relationships, Sanctification & Defilement, Stewardship, Strategy, Vetting Women | Tagged , | 11 Comments