Forget the Past

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

Let him be your hero.

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. 

Retreat is not an option

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." 

Big Dreams, Small Pressures.

Hopefully we all have plans or ambitions for the future and we should know that transforming our dreams into reality takes a lot of work. If we are not careful, we can easily miss the joy of seeing our plans bear fruit because we lose sight of the fact that we are working towards something... Continue Reading →

Inspire Loyalty

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? 

Dealing with Disappointment

Previous posts have focused a lot on male leadership and decision-making. But what happens when your big ideas explode in your face? When those counting on you get let down?When disappointment strikes  it's important to take the following steps:

Lead

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 →

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