From its pages we can learn how to move beyond many of the power struggles in marriage.
In Ephesians 5, the apostle Paul explains to Christians how to live the Christian life: "Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ" (verse 21).
But there’s a problem: While it’s a truism that the main beneficiaries of the sexual revolution are men, it is only some men: the Tucker Maxes, with the good looks, self-confidence, and swagger that enable them to sidle up successfully to a gaggle of well turned-out females in a crowded and anonymous club where the short-statured, the homely, the paunchy, the balding, and the sweater-clad are, if not turned away outside by the bouncer, ignominiously ignored by the busy, beautiful people within.
With an undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland and a graduate degree from Duke University, Carol Kenny earned a Certificate in Literary Fiction at the University of North Carolina Greensboro.
What makes these situations especially difficult is that usually, underneath whatever the argument seems to be about—such as getting Weed & Feed—it's really about power.
Some time later I thought, She wanted you to go to the nice, cold pool, and you argued for the right to stay and work in the heat?
And famlies enjoyed posing with this snowman last week.No-fault divorce, moreover, has pushed the marriage-dissolution rate up to between 40 and 50 percent and swelled the single-female population with “cougars” in their 30s, 40s, 50s, and beyond.A group calling itself the Women’s Direct Action Collective issued a manifesto in 2007 titled insisting that “a woman should have the right to be sexual in any way she chooses” and that easy availability was “a positive assertion of sexual identity.” In other words, if people call you a whore because you, say, fall into bed with someone whose name you can’t quite remember, that’s their problem.If you would like to be notified when your comment is published, please fill in your email address in the form below.A 32-year-old Tel Aviv woman recently applied for a passport, but her request was denied by the Interior Ministry because she appeared to be naked in the photo.Israeli soldiers’ use of social media has given a unique insight into an “army” that functions more like a rabble – with soldiers misusing weapons, breaking laws, and expressing violent and extreme views and posting images of themselves doing it online.A case in point is Osher Maman, another 20-year-old Israeli soldier currently enlisted in the “elite” Golani Brigade.Years ago, she wrote a weekly column of book reviews for a newspaper.She always wanted to write fiction, but life intruded.Almost every day in marriage, you and I find ourselves in a struggle.The Bible offers tremendous wisdom on what to do in these situations.