Read about some of the couples in the Bible: Abraham/Sarah, David/Bathsheba, Ahab/Jezebel or Mary/Joseph and compare the various relationships. What positive traits were present in the marriages that held better relationships between husband and wife? What negative traits were present that negatively impact the relationships? Do you see any of these same traits in your... Continue Reading →
Read 2 verses of 1 Corinthians 13 each evening this week and discuss how this scripture can be applied to improve your marriage.
If you're the kind of guy that has ambitions, taking the necessary steps to build a strong financial future is critical.
There will be times when you're in the right. Times when you know you've got the upper hand and your testosterone is raging. But think ahead. Is it worth it?
Today I'd like to wrap up this series with a final thought on effective leadership that every man needs to know.
forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before, I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus. -Philippians 3:13-14
“If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy and inspires your hopes.” -Andrew Carnegie
You can call it testosterone, chauvinism or whatever you'd like, but the reality is that men long to be the hero to the women in their life. Without an outlet for this natural urge a man will become dissatisfied. This dissatisfaction may express itself in a variety of ways, all of which can hurt a relationship.
I had just moved one of my pieces backward when he slowly shook his head and stopped me.
"Joseph," he said in a voice that resonated with wisdom. "Once you start retreating, you never stop."
Loyalty. It's what drives soldiers to the front lines, keeps couples together for fifty years, and allows businesses to thrive for generation after generation. It's a critical aspect of every society and it's an essential part of every good man's life. As daunting as inspiring loyalty may seem, I'd argue that there's really only one thing you need to do. Ready for it?
A large part of manhood is leadership. Good leadership doesn't mean that you can boss everyone around but it does mean that you accept the responsibility of making the best choices possible, living with the consequences of your actions, and being an example for others to follow. While modern American society appears to have put... Continue Reading →
How do you look? Body language sends tons of unspoken messages about the kind of person you are. It's like you're sending an invisible text message with each step you take. Show the world you're proud to be a man by keeping your shoulders back and head high. No matter what's coming your way today,... Continue Reading →