Rob Sexton
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DIY Wet Shave Stand

Started this discussion. Last reply by Scott J. Jan 29, 2013. 4 Replies

I posted pictures of my recently finished wet shave stand over at Badger and Blade.  Didn't take too long to make- took longer to wait for the stain and poly to dry than to get it together.  I was…Continue

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Tomas GF replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"One point I think is missing from the thread: God speaks in many ways. It may be His audible voice, but He uses his written word and the advice from others as well. Have you listened to all of this?"
Oct 29, 2013
Ricky replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"Will, I know a very few men - that actually radiate love. They are satisfied with a simple life that doesn't require material clutter which most people consider essential. They work very hard - and are generous with the bounty they are blessed…"
Oct 23, 2013
Sir replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"I think virtue is often not just beyond non-believers, but beyond me personally.  Sometimes I can't manage it. Ricky, I think of this, and I note how most I know don't seem to be actively trying to become better.  I meet many who…"
Oct 23, 2013
Ricky replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"As a clergyman I have been exposed to people a lot.  The nature of the business. I have stood as a witness of untold number of confessions. We the people of the church have failed to improve on the human character at all. …"
Oct 23, 2013
Liam Strain replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"Such manliness can only be achieved by men. Nothing in your list is beyond non-christians. That is to say - all men are capable of the virtues it espouses - whether some of them are all that important (or a virtue, or even manly), is another…"
Oct 22, 2013
Antony Allison replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"Two Christian movies, Fireproof and Courageous, both define a man (a husband), a real Christian man down to a tea. Since I came across these movies, I have attempted to imitate such manliness. Such manliness can only be achieved by the grace of God.…"
Oct 22, 2013
Ricky replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"If you do the best you can with what you know at that moment - If you open yourself to God - completely - surrendering all your personal preconceived  notions / your own understanding of what you think God's will is - not letting…"
Sep 25, 2013
Sir replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"But... my best is as filthy rags.  I'll need something more radical, I think."
Sep 23, 2013
Ricky replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"To be a good Christian Man means to be the very best you know to do at the time - and trust God for the outcomes - It's an active faith - Give God your best and God will guide you or bless what you choose!"
Sep 23, 2013
Penelope replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"I think the bigger issues here are worth discussing, so I'm going to help the revivification of this thread. On the secular man v. the Christian man - I answered this over in Catholic Men. To the natural virtues of courage, temperance, justice,…"
Aug 9, 2013
T Will replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"I was born and raised in a devout Christian family, and I've never believed that God will send me texts from Heaven with instructions.  The chief difference, I think, between a Christian man and an ordinary man, is that the Christian man…"
Aug 8, 2013
Josh Christophersen replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"I write on what it means to be a man from a Christian perspective every week.  Here's a link to 24 posts on the topic: http://31kings.com/manhood/"
May 29, 2013
Sir replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"Well, I know a lot of secular men, so that's probably close enough... that, and studies masculinity across cultures, informally.  _Most_ of what I encounter about masculinity is by nonbelievers.  We could certainly discuss what that…"
May 28, 2013
Vytautas replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"It seems like from the beginning this conversation is pre-ordained to go "secular manhood BAD; Christian manhood GOOD". Has anyone really explored what secular manhood is? Have we discussed philosophers who were either non-Christian or…"
May 28, 2013
StaggerLee replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"I've known several people who fret over does God want me to do this or that with my life or in this situation.  My personal perspective is that God helps those who help themselves. If I sit and do nothing, waiting for God to do for me, I…"
May 24, 2013
Fabricante replied to Rob Sexton's discussion Secular Manhood vs Christian Manhood in the group Christian Men
"Faith and Works."
May 23, 2013

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Tobacco, pipes, craft beer, bourbon and scotch, wet shaving, guns, hunting, woodworking and carpentry, learning new things, reading, writing, manliness, fitness and exercise, good food.
Books
The Great Gatsby, any Teddy Roosevelt biographies/material, The Bible, Albert Camus, Aristotle, C.S Lewis
Movies
Any gangster films, The Fighter, Rocky, No Country for Old Men, anything by the Cohen brothers, Jason Swartzman and crew, Midnight in Paris, A Beautiful Mind...long, long list...
Music
Blues, blue grass and mountain music, some classical, Mumford and Sons, Modest Mouse, classic rock from 60s and 70s.
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"Constant vigilance!"- Alastor Moody
"What are you prepared to do?"- Sean Connery in The Untouchables
"Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.
In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths." Proverbs 3:5-6, KJV

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