Biblical Principles Applied > Raising Boys

Here are some thoughts about following Christ as men. You can use the Categories tab to find blog articles on various topics.

The World of Caitlyn Jenner is the World of Our Sons and Daughters

Bruce Jenner’s recent transformation to Caitlyn because he is finding that his “true sexual identity is female” is but one more message our sons and daughters are hearing that adds to the gender confusion that is the goal of the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual) community. This article is written to show how gender confusion in the hearts of our sons will harm them..

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The Peterson Case & the Spanking Question

The recent indictment of NFL running back Adrian Peterson and his subsequent removal from the active roster of the Minnesota Vikings for injuring his 4-year-old son by using a switch to spank him has surfaced the issue of corporal punishment. How are we to interact with the culture over the practice of spanking? Is it abusive or biblical?

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Boys Need Help From Dads & Granddads

In today’s world the inner doubts that a boy has about his masculinity may be the fertile ground that leads him into the homosexual life-style. This is especially true for boys who do not fit the male, rough and tumble, aggressive, linebacker stereotype. Boys who are sensitive, artistic, and tender-hearted, who often don’ relate as well to boys as to girls, are more likely to be befriended by, and drawn into the gay community. Here are four biblical cornerstones to a masculine identity that need to be laid into the foundation of a boy’s soul.

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