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What Happened When My Wife Helped with My Sermon

By: Bill Rudd | March 30, 2023

What happens when a male pastor introduces feedback from his wife into his sermons? Bill Rudd reveals that the whole church benefits when women and men bring their unique gifts, experiences, and insights together.

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New Voices: Non-Toxic Masculinity with Zachary Wagner

By: Erin Moniz, Blake Dean, Zachary Wagner | March 10, 2023

What does purity culture have to do with toxic masculinity? Author Zachary Wagner talks about his forthcoming book with Erin and Blake, Non-Toxic Masculinity: Recovering Healthy Male Sexuality. They discuss how both women and men are dehumanized by purity culture and toxic masculinity, and how Jesus and the gospel restores them both.

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When Men Rule(d) the World: Confessions of a Former Patriarchalist

By: Andrew J. Bauman | April 27, 2022

The domineering masculinity of American culture and the American church creates a distinct insecurity in men. This insecurity so bleeds out that men feel they must make others—particularly women—small.

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How to Use Male Privilege to Create Space and Opportunities for Women in Churches

By: Samir Eljagh, Stephany Pantoja Newburn | April 6, 2022

The impact of machismo and how men can learn to recognize and leverage their male privilege to create space for women in the church, lifting their voices and history.

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Men Need to Talk about the Difficulties Women Still Face

By: David Hart | December 5, 2021

The oppression and disparate treatment of women in society intersects with manhood, yet men hesitate to talk about these issues in male-only settings. Discussions of manhood must also include discussions of womanhood.

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Mutuality Matters: Patriarchy Hurts Everyone

By: Eugene Hung, Erin Moniz, Blake Dean | November 12, 2020

The hosts and their guest, Eugene Hung, not only touch on Marvel's Agents of Shield and church youth group camp culture, but also unpack the "Man Box." The conversation also turns to intersectionality and gender-based violence.

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How Hierarchical Marriage Harms Husbands as Well as Wives

By: Susanne Maynes | September 15, 2021

Hierarchical marriage roles often give husbands an inflated sense of power and importance, but also leave them overwhelmed and exhausted. Husbands end up carrying a burden God intends husbands and wives to share.

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How Patriarchy Hurts Men

By: David Hart | November 11, 2020

One man’s reflections on seeing men cry and our expectations for male emotions. This article also highlights how the church reinforces these unhealthy expectations and how gender equality could free men.

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Raising Up Allies: A Standardized Pathway for Developing Men into Allies to Women

By: Rob Dixon | July 31, 2020

This article will lay out a standardized pathway that men can take on their journey to becoming an ally.

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Are Men Talking Too Much?

By: J.W. Wartick | July 8, 2020

My commitment to the biblical principles of equality meant that I needed to change my behavior and work toward permanent change. It’s a change that I think all men can work toward as well.

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