And, yes, he’s got some suggestions about what to do about it.
The church was never designed to be just some estrogen laden ladies’ club.
A healthy church is a place where the gifts of men and women are BOTH embraced.
A healthy church brings in men to step up and unleash their God-given drive and ambition into the engine that makes God’s redemptive Vehicle into a cultural difference-maker.
That’s what the church USED to look like. How do we make that happen again?
Maybe start by looking at the preening nancy-boys too often found in top leadership.
If the guy behind the pulpit looks and sounds like Ryan Seacrest than, say, a First Century Fishermen or a Carpenter, well, maybe that’s a problem.
And seriously. Stop with the Thomas Kinkaid art, and Jesus-is-my-prom-date music too.
That’s just the tip of the iceberg of this bro’s ten-minute testosterone blast.
Think you can handle it? Give it a listen.
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Here’s a shirt for real men (and women, too):
Why be average? It’s so overrated.
Everyone does that.
If you don’t think so, add some more meat to your diet and read this while you wait for your steak to grill:
by Doug Giles
Doug Giles, best-selling author of Raising Righteous And Rowdy Girls and Editor-In-Chief of the mega-blog, ClashDaily.com, has just penned a book he guarantees will kick hipster males into the rarefied air of masculinity. That is, if the man-child will put down his frappuccino; shut the hell up and listen and obey everything he instructs them to do in his timely and tornadic tome. Buy Now:The Effeminization Of The American Male