The Father Trap

by Authentic Manhood
The Father Trap

I say this all the time: there are few things in life that rise to the same level of importance as fathering. How significant is the calling upon fathers to be the primary instruments in the shaping of a human soul? It’s a calling that we should accept with humility and holy fear, but also […]

Is Marriage About My Happiness or Something Bigger?

by Authentic Manhood
Is Marriage About My Happiness or Something Bigger?

We live in a time in history when it seems that happiness and personal fulfillment are the goals of every endeavor. When people are faced with challenges in life or marriage, the first question they often ask is: “What will make you the happiest?” If your job is not bringing you happiness, then quit. If […]

Love For A Flawed Person

by Authentic Manhood

You and I just don’t get to be married to someone perfect. It seems obvious enough, but many people get married with unrealistic expectations about who they’re marrying. Here’s the point: you both bring something into your marriage that’s destructive to what a marriage needs and must do. That thing is called sin. Most of […]

Love in a Fallen World

by Authentic Manhood

We all face the same thing. Our marriages live in the middle of a world that does not function as God intended. Somehow, someway, your marriage is touched every day by the brokenness of the world. Maybe it simply has to do with the necessity of living with the low-grade hassles of a broken world, […]

Your Marriage Isn’t Hopeless

by Authentic Manhood

I don’t know if you’re single, engaged, happily married, angrily married, somewhere in between, divorced or widowed. I don’t know about the quality of your marriage. Maybe you have grown in love and affection for your spouse and you would say that you love each other more than ever. Maybe the person you once adored […]

A Man and His Marriage Preview

by Authentic Manhood
A Man and His Marriage Preview

“The beautiful thing about marriage is that it continually invites us to focus on another person and not just ourselves. Two people dying to themselves to serve and love one another. Showing each other the same grace God shows us.”  – Paul Tripp, taken from A Man and His Marriage In this release from 33 The Series, […]