Category Archives: Enduring Suffering

Pressing through the experiences of distress, hardship, pain, or rejection.

Love begins where perfection ends

The heart must reorient towards embracing Covenantal archetypes. Continue reading

Posted in Attitude, Building Wealth, Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Churchianity, Communications, Confidence, Conflict Management, Conserving Power, Courtship and Marriage, Desire, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Enduring Suffering, Feminism, Forgiveness, Fundamental Frame, Handling Rejection, Headship and Patriarchy, Holding Frame, Introspection, Leadership, Legalism, Love, Male Power, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Success, Organization and Structure, Purpose, Relationships, Sanctification & Defilement, Self-Concept, Sexual Authority, Stewardship, The Power of God, Vetting Women | 29 Comments

Lessons on Life and Marriage from Matthew 10

The rules of the road for Commission also apply to Marriage. Continue reading

Posted in Attitude, Authenticity, Building Wealth, Charisma, Child Development, Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Collective Strength, Confidence, Conflict Management, Conserving Power, Courtship and Marriage, Decision Making, Determination, Discerning Lies and Deception, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Divorce, Enduring Suffering, Game Theory, Handling Rejection, Headship and Patriarchy, Holding Frame, Hypergamy, Influence, Introspection, Leadership, Male Power, Manosphere, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Success, Moral Agency, Organization and Structure, Perseverance, Personal Presentation, Persuasion, Purpose, Relationships, Sanctification & Defilement, Self-Concept, Stewardship, Strategy, The Power of God | 124 Comments

Elements of Spiritual Maturity

Is faith necessary for maturity and Godliness? Continue reading

Posted in Boundaries, Confidence, Conflict Management, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Enduring Suffering, Fundamental Frame, Headship and Patriarchy, Holding Frame, Influence, Introspection, Leadership, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Success, Moral Agency, Perseverance, Prayer, Purpose, Relationships, Self-Concept, The Power of God | 35 Comments

Knowing how things are supposed to be

Knowing the authentic is how all counterfeits are identified. Continue reading

Posted in Authenticity, Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Choosing A Profession, Churchianity, Communications, Confidence, Courtship and Marriage, Culture Wars, Decision Making, Discernment, Wisdom, Education, Enduring Suffering, Evangelism, Faith Community, Feminism, Fundamental Frame, Headship and Patriarchy, Holding Frame, Influence, Introspection, Leadership, Male Power, Manosphere, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Success, Moral Agency, Purpose, Relationships, Respect, Self-Concept, The Power of God | 178 Comments

The Noetic Nose Knows

Knowing God goes beyond our rational comprehension. Continue reading

Posted in Cathodoxy, Discernment, Wisdom, Enduring Suffering, Fundamental Frame, Introspection, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Prayer, The Power of God | 29 Comments

She don’t need no man! Except…

…when desire strikes, or her world comes crashing down. Continue reading

Posted in Convergence, Courtship and Marriage, Culture Wars, Desire, Desire, Passion, Discernment, Wisdom, Enduring Suffering, Female Power, Feminism, Fundamental Frame, Headship and Patriarchy, Holding Frame, Influence, Introspection, Models of Failure, Moral Agency, Organization and Structure, Purpose, Relationships, Self-Concept, Solipsism, Therapeutic Moralistic Deism, Vetting Women | 83 Comments

A Snapshot of the Destruction caused by Pride

An introspective lesson based on a reader’s testimony. Continue reading

Posted in Asia, Attitude, Boundaries, Building Wealth, Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Communications, Complementarianism, Confidence, Conflict Management, Courtship and Marriage, Cultural Differences, Desire, Determination, Discernment, Wisdom, Enduring Suffering, Female Power, Forgiveness, Generational Curses, Holding Frame, Influence, Introspection, Leadership, Male Power, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Success, Moral Agency, Perseverance, Prayer, Psychology, Purpose, Racial Relations, Relationships, Respect, Self-Concept, Stewardship, The Power of God, Vetting Women | 120 Comments

Rethinking Rites of Passage From a Biblical Perspective

Jesus’ temptation seen as a Rite of Passage Continue reading

Posted in Child Development, Collective Strength, Conserving Power, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Education, Enduring Suffering, Faith Community, Fasting, Headship and Patriarchy, Holding Frame, Influence, Leadership, Male Power, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Success, Moral Agency, Organization and Structure, Perseverance, Purpose, Rites of Passage, Self-Concept, Strategy, The Power of God, Vetting Women | 57 Comments

Answers to the Exit Questions for the Series on Masculinity

Explicit answers to the questions that were brought up earlier posts. Continue reading

Posted in Authenticity, Boundaries, Choosing a Partner or Spouse, Communications, Conflict Management, Conserving Power, Courtship and Marriage, Discerning Lies and Deception, Discernment, Wisdom, Discipline, Education, Enduring Suffering, Female Power, Fundamental Frame, Game Theory, Headship and Patriarchy, Holding Frame, Influence, Introspection, Leadership, Love, Male Power, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Failure, Models of Success, Moral Agency, Organization and Structure, Personal Presentation, Power, Purpose, Relationships, Sanctification & Defilement, Self-Concept, Stewardship, The Power of God, Vetting Women | 116 Comments

Entering Manhood (Rite of Passage)

Revisiting the Ancient Rite of Passage. Continue reading

Posted in Confidence, Determination, Discipline, Enduring Suffering, Glory, Headship and Patriarchy, Holding Frame, Influence, Leadership, Male Power, Maturity, Personal Growth and Development, Models of Success, Perseverance, Purpose, Rites of Passage, Self-Concept, The Power of God | 69 Comments