Romance is manly. And every man should know how to plan a great night out for his woman. But, let's face it, sometimes ideas are few and far between. This group is for exchanging ideas about the venerable "Date Night" and other acts of romance.
"You are right in the sense that Christian meditation is focused on the Lord, not on the human "self." While we do have to "be still" and know that He is Lord (the Psalms esp. teach this), the world confuses the techniques of…"
"Why does any Christian support Obamacare?
It mandates abortion coverage.
Now, many Protestants base their faith and moral lives on Scripture alone. Scripture is silent on abortifacients; in fact, it might even be a stretch to equate abortion with…"
"As I understand it, SSA is a simple description of one's predominant/only sexual attraction, often used in lieu of "gay"--which to most has come to mean "out and proud" and/or supportive of a certain agenda.
As for gay (and…"
I should have said more about I-groups. I did my weekend first, and a week later began with the local I-group. It was awesome and intense. There were about 7 guys, with a couple serving as facilitators for the evening (2 hours). We…"
"Staffed my first NWTA a week ago (initiated 4 months ago, same place). Helping on the carpet opened a couple issues for me, and the leader men were great about noticing and helping right away. I never imagined how much time and sweat goes into…"
"Hey Tim, Welcome, brother! Upstate NY here. My NWTA was in June, and I'l be staffing my first weekend in 5 days. If you can find an I-group, that can help keep your good work going. You've been blessed with your family, esp. the children…"
Not manly enough? To help you sleep, make a "hot toddy". Brew some black tea (only steep for a couple minutes, you don't want it too strong. Put a tablespoon of honey in the hot tea, a slice of lemon, and a…"
"Hi Cory. Great to see you become part of the community. Sounds like you have a great family and another son on the way. When is your son's due date?
Like you, i have also rediscovered reading and am trying to get in as much reading as i can. I…"
"You know what is maddeningly hypocritical? Traditionalists insist on the importance of the family and the importance of attending Mass. But have a family and attend Mass? NOPE YOU'RE DESTROYING ALL ORDER AND DISCIPLINE.
"I don't have children but I do know that there is a certain level of respect that a child can be taught.
You think you know. But you're not a parent. It's a difficult enough job for parents without random folks who have no…"
"Have you tried to go the Priest? I know that if this was going on at the Church that I attend our Priest would say something during the sermon. If that isn't an option, maybe you could try a more traditional church to go to. I have rarely seen…"