I may just let out a tear and a sniffle in the Courtroom tomorrow, as I watch my oldest son get called to the Bar, into the profession that stands as a small, imperfect, visible symbol of what goes on in the Great Courtroom of God.
If you think good sex produces fireworks, just imagine the fireworks that will take place at the fulfillment of that to which sex points! The thing about living in the shadowlands is that everything good points to something even better.
Though our Coach has assigned husbands and wives complementary positions, He has common expectations of all His players. Complementarity AND mutuality are part of His game-winning plan.
In the rhetoric surrounding gender roles, complementarity versus mutuality is often presented as a “red-pill-or-blue-pill” either-or scenario. But that’s a false dilemma. That’s a pill we don’t have to swallow.
Complementarity & Mutuality aren’t incompatible. In fact, complementarity fosters mutuality. Complementary male-female roles take us from doing a march to doing a dance. Cha Cha Cha!
Jared Wilson recently posted an excerpt that caused some virtual Evangelical fireworks. Though I’m late to the party, I’d like to address an important issue that I perceive to be at the root of the controversy.
What’s a “complementarian?” I’ve read several posts lately from people who misunderstand and/or misrepresent that view. So here’s a primer on the definition of the term from someone who helped coin it.
Will warning labels on photoshopped images help boost female self-esteem and body satisfaction? Legislators in Israel think so, but is that enough to stop us from idolizing the perfect body?
She was listed by Times as one of the most 100 influential people in the world. But in my mind, it’s a black and white choice not to read her disturbing book.
A man named “Jenna” competed in the Miss Canada pageant. But what happens if a he-turned-she wants into the Olympics?
Sweden has adopted a new gender-neutral pronoun, “hen.” Does language matter? What if Genesis read, “God created hens in Hen own image.”?