Podcast: Is Being a Stay-At-Home Dad Shameful for a Christian Man?
Greg talks gender roles and considers the diversity of domestic callings.
Greg talks about the mysteries of gender and cautions Christians to avoid certain extreme positions. Dan apologizes for a reckless joke. http://traffic.libsyn.com/askgregboyd/Episode_0402.mp3
Greg talks about working with people of the opposite sex—in particular, about the Billy Graham rule. http://traffic.libsyn.com/askgregboyd/Episode_0378.mp3
Neither reason nor experience supports the notion that women cannot be gifted to exercise the highest levels of spiritual authority. There is simply no rationally discernable connection between a person’s gender and their natural ability to preach, teach, or lead others. Indeed, the experience of the last 150 years has indisputably demonstrated that women can…
Greg talks about a passage in Timothy that seems to prohibit women from leadership. http://traffic.libsyn.com/askgregboyd/Episode_0379.mp3
Greg considers 1 Peter 3:7 and Peter’s call for men to treat their wives as “weaker vessels.” http://traffic.libsyn.com/askgregboyd/Episode_0113.mp3
Assessing Jordan Peterson’s 12 Rules for Life by Greg Boyd As we saw earlier in this series (see: post 7), Peterson argues that social hierarchies among humans are as natural as they are among lobsters and every other species of animal on the planet. Whenever there is anything worth doing, anything of value, some people…