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

Insulating Kids Against the Culture’s Gender Confusion

This article helps parents and church leaders shepherd their children through today's gender-confused culture. As our children grow into their teen years they need to realize that one of the highest callings Christ has for today's young adults is to show this broken world what redeemed masculinity and femininity look like.

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Are We Responding to Our Culture’s Attack on Marriage the Right Way?

The rejection of God’s design for sexuality seems like a runaway freight train, out of control, picking up steam, destroying the fabric of American culture. Our natural response is despair, depression, anger, hostility towards the LGBT movement. Sometimes, on the positive side, it leads me to more prayer for our country and a renewed commitment to speak out and to vote. What this runaway train does NOT lead me to do, though it should, is REALIZE THAT THE ONLY PEOPLE ON PLANET EARTH CAPABLE OF SHOWING THE WORLD WHAT MARRIAGE AND SEXUALITY WERE DESIGNED TO BE ARE CHRIST-FOLLOWERS. In light of this culture's spiritual attack on marriage and God's creation design of male and female, this article challenges Christian men to rekindle a passion to show the world the glory of God's complementary design of male and female in marriage.

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Helping Teens Think Biblically About Gender Confusion Without Becoming Anti-Gay

In every generation, Christian fathers are called to protect their children from being shaped by the ungodly parts of the culture that seek to squeeze them into its mold, while at the same time, equipping their children to show Christ and his light to the world around them. In 2016, the subject of gender identity, gender roles, and sexual orientation are on nearly every teen’s front burner—and I don’t believe most dads are giving them the guidance they need. This article provides 5 tips to help our teens think biblically about gender confusion without becoming anti-gay.

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