Quoting Quiverfull: Women Must Submit Because Satan?

by Lori Alexander from Always Learning - Were the Women of Old Submissive?Editor's note: So now it's not just evil feminism to blame, it's women and Satan? The rest women struggle with being cheerfully submissive is not because of sin, it's because it's not at all how we were designed to behave. It's faking it, lying on a grand scale. How is living a lie a righteous Godly thing? … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Unhappy Marriage Is Your Fault As A Woman?

by Dragon Fly (BGR Honey Badger Extraordinaire! She comments many many times daily..) from her blog Girl With A Dragonfly Tattoo - 1888 Letters Show Women Who Create Happy Marriages Pick Well & Are MatureEditor's note: As with all in the extremist end of Biblical Gender Roles world this is linked through Do Not Link.Another female cultural enforcer extremist Christian woman that insists that the secret to a happy successful marriage is controlling your thoughts and emotions and deciding to be happy. If it were only that simple and easy. Suppression of thoughts and emotions can only lead to depression and rob you of a healthy emotional life no matter what the enforcers say. Better … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Why is Anger So Scary in the Evangelical World?

by Johnathan Parnell from John Piper's blog Desiring God - That Angry Gentleman at the Restaurant That is the thing with anger, and the thing I needed to learn — perhaps we all could learn — from a scene like the one this angry gentleman put on. Unrighteous anger, no matter where it’s at, is silly. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Smile or Be Tired and Fearful?

by Nancy Campbell cross posted from Above Rubies - Fill Your Home With SmilesA downcast face will lock you into tiredness or anxiety. A happy face will ignite a spark of joy in your heart. A miserable face will sink you into self-pity.Put on a smile, even if it is the last thing you feel like doing, and you will feel your heavy burden lift.Proverbs 15:12 MLB says, "A happy heart makes the face look sunny." … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Allow Smiling Only?

by Nancy Campbell from Above Rubies - Filled With Joy As we shared Family Devotions this morning I thanked each of our lovely Above Rubies helpers for coming into the kitchen each morning with a smile on their face, filled with happiness and joy. They fill our home with joy as they seek to be more and more like Jesus. And, it proves they have been trained well by their parents. … [Read more...]