Chapter Twelve Questions

Man as Male and Female

  1. Did you read the entire chapter?
  2. Explain complementarian and egalitarian worldviews. Which are you? Make your case showing the positives of your view and the negatives of the other view.
  3. What is the difference between all Christians equal under God and varying roles for Christians? Why is it important to know this? What are the assets and liabilities of knowing and/or not knowing these things?
  4. Explain roles and responsibilities for the husband and wife. Write a Case Study about the failures of the husband and the wife and the biblical solutions for both of them.
  5. What is your parenting plan for your son (if you don’t have a son, explain what your plan should be) regarding biblical manhood? What are your short-term (childhood) and long-term goals (adulthood)? Why is this important?
  6. What is your parenting plan for your daughter (if you don’t have a daughter, explain what your plan should be) regarding biblical womanhood? What are your short-term (childhood) and long-term goals (adulthood)? Why is this important?
  7. What three ways do you need to change as you reflect on the reading of this chapter?