Quoting Quiverfull: ANYONE Can Be an Astronaut, But SHOULD Be a Mother?

by Lori Alexander of The Transformed Wife - Happy to Say 'I am a Wife and Mother'Editor's note: Lori is speaking of listening to Dennis Prager speaking on the radio about motherhood and how modern women give themselves fancy titles instead of wife and mother. Then she goes zigzagging about claiming that anyone can be an astronaut or anything else, discounting the educational levels and abilities that you must have to achieve those goals before jumping to the shame of breast feeding in public and being upset that the current administration might do something to help working mothers with daycare. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Selfish Worldliness and Fatherhood?

by Colin Campbell from Meat For Men - Signs of a Turned Heart ContinuedEditor's note: Colin seems to believe that any deviation from the 'Good Christian Family' strawman that he and Nancy have constructed is pure selfishness. In the world of Quiverfull it's somehow a moral failure if the family's finance require mother to work as well as father instead of the reality of life for most folks. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Daycare Is A Counterfeit Mothering?

by Nancy Campbell from Above Rubies - Brass Instead of GoldEditor's note: Nancy does the blaming shaming guilting thing she's so good at it leading to her stating that using daycare (and the unspoken shame of working a job) isn't embracing our Biblical roles as mothers. She doesn't answer why she didn't embrace her motherhood role when she adopted those children from Africa. I guess her words only work if you're a white Evangelical Christian women having your own children. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: A Watchdog?

by Nancy Campbell from Above Rubies - You Are A Watch Dog Mother, you are the guardian of your little flock. It's a 24/7 job! 1 Peter 5:8 tells us we must "Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour." He wants to devour your children. He wants to get hold of their minds and infiltrate them with subtle deceptions against God and His truth. He wants to mar their spirits and take away their purity. He wants to destroy their souls. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Affection?

by Nancy Campbell from Above Rubies - Where is Your Affection? We cannot effectively build a family for God's glory if our heart is not in it. Many times our heart and mind is in other places and projects rather than our home. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Imprinting Your Eldest Child To Control The Younger?

from Andrea Schwartz at her blog Words From Andrea and at Ladies Against Feminism -  The Challenges of Family Life. The single most important aspect of preparing for family expansion is to concentrate on learning, understanding and applying the law of God. By incorporating the ultimate Standard of life into one’s thinking (economically, socially, … [Read more...]