The Mother-Daughter Team That Changed the World

The Mother-Daughter Team That Changed the WorldThere are plenty of mothers and daughters in the Bible. But why are there so few mother-daughter relationships mentioned in the Bible, especially compared to mothers and sons? That’s the question a follower posed to me on Twitter last week. While editing a Mother’s Day sermon video, he noticed all the examples of mothers involved a male child. He wondered if there are examples of a mother valuing daughters. Here’s how I replied: Continue reading “The Mother-Daughter Team That Changed the World”

Family Life Today Interview

family life today interviewIn January, Elyse and I were privileged to travel to Little Rock to record an interview with Family Life Today.

I thoroughly enjoyed our time and conversation with Dave, Anne, and Bob.

The interview will air in three parts on May 6-8, available on the radio, podcast, and online.  I’ll update the links below as each episode air.

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Recovering From Biblical Manhood and Womanhood — My Response to Aimee Byrd

My Response to Aimee Byrd's "Recovering From Biblical Manhood and Womanhood"A few months ago, I had the opportunity to read Aimee Byrd’s forthcoming book, Recovering From Biblical Manhood and WomanhoodWhat an incredible, helpful, needed, and insightful book!

I do not have the spiritual gift of book reviews, so I won’t attempt one. But I will tell you what I thought of the book and make some observations. (And, I’ll let you in on a little secret: her book is not ultimately about biblical manhood and womanhood. It’s mistitled. It’s really a book about discipleship in the local church.) Continue reading “Recovering From Biblical Manhood and Womanhood — My Response to Aimee Byrd”