Browsing All posts tagged under »biblical womanhood«

little girls rock!

June 4, 2009


As of 8:50 AM yesterday, I am officially the proud dad of a beautiful, precious little baby girl named Lilly Claire Shields. At 9 lbs, 11 oz and 21.5 in. long, suffice it to say that she was ready to roll outta that cozy womb. I still am not sure how my wife was able […]

we’re having a girl tomorrow

June 2, 2009


I have no idea what I am in for tomorrow. Surprise. Joy. Pink. Crying (her and me). Doctors. More pink. Celebration. And, most of all, a brand new love. We can’t wait to meet you Lilly Claire – and I hope you look like your mother. In honor of this unfathomable shuffle in the gender […]

Virgin Lips Movement

May 7, 2009


Virgin Lips Movement – ever heard of it? While it has gained worldwide media attention and scorn, I recently heard the actual phraseology for the first time in an article by Dr. Albert Mohler.  The movement, which seems to be a more hard-core version of the Abstinence Pledges of the 1980s and 1990s, seeks to […]

over my dead body, son

March 20, 2009


Thought this was an interesting article by Dr. John Piper about biblical manhood.  In his hometown, they are now allowing girls to compete with boys in the state high school wrestling competition.  His response to fathers/sons: Yes, I am talking to the boys’ fathers. If the girls’ fathers don’t care how boys manhandle their daughters, […]

Featured Resource: Dating Booklet for Teens

January 27, 2009


One of the goals of this blog is to provide a free platform for sharing ministry resources with other pastors, youth pastors, and parents outside the Highview sphere.  Today I wanted to highlight one in particular that we get asked about a lot, especially from parents – dating and sexuality.  The Highview staff has compiled […]