It's Good to Be a Man

It's Good to Be a Man

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It’s Good to Be a Man is a project by and for Christian men seeking a positive and practical doctrine of manhood. Our goal is to become better at our work of dominion, rightly ordering ourselves and our world by developing those virtues and skills nece?


Q & A Vol. 1
Aug 3 • 39 min
In this episode, Bnonn and Michael answer listener questions…What daily routines and disciplines have you found most beneficial in your life? What is your advice for those that want to start a men’s ministry? Any tips for how to be involved in the…
Who does the dishes?
Jul 17 • 28 min
In this episode, we talk about why feminists and so many evangelical pastors are obsessed with who does the dishes. Hint: it has something to do with the fall, egalitarianism, and the industrial revolution.
Get Your Household in Order
Apr 24 • 40 min
In this episode, Michael talks with Eric Conn about five steps you can and should take to get your household in order.
Homestead Basics with John Moody
Mar 27 • 46 min
Regardless of your position on COVID-19, it revealed that many our households aren’t prepared for a true national crisis or even a local one.So, we’ve invited author John Moody on the show to talk about taking small steps towards self-sufficiency.
Side Hustles with Matt Williams
Mar 6 • 54 min
In this episode, Michael chats with Matt Williams (How to Build a Tent) about starting a side hustle or business.
Reestablishing the Natural Family
Feb 25 • 13 min
Today episode is audio ripped from a Facebook live video Michael recorded in a Chicago bar on the topic of reestablishing the natural family. You’ll hear a lot of background noise but we think the content lays out some important principles that’ll help…
The Single Mother Brouhaha
Feb 10 • 35 min
Blue check, blue hairs, and white knights were all enraged by Michael’s suggestion that men ought to approach marriage to a single mother with great caution. In this episode, we breakdown the whole brouhaha.
The Singleness Problem
Jan 30 • 36 min
Singleness isn’t a gift. Matter of fact, it’s a huge problem for society and especially for the church.
Is Singleness a Gift?
Jan 2 • 23 min
In this episode, we begin a series on the issue of singleness in the church starting with an evaluation of the claim that singleness is a gift. It isn’t.
Banning Porn From Your Life
Dec 12, 2019 • 29 min
In this episode, Michael gives a four step battle plan for any man who wants to ban porn from his life.
How to Stay the Same and Never Ever Change
Nov 30, 2019 • 10 min
In this short episode, Michael talks about the dangers of buying a lot of books and setting a lot of goals.
Recovering the Biblical Household
Nov 26, 2019 • 14 min
In this episode, Michael gives three incremental steps you can take to make your household more productive.
Mission First, Brothers.
Oct 9, 2019 • 36 min
In this episode, Michael and Bnonn discuss the important issues of “soulmates” and the principle of “mission, then marriage.”
Build Godly and Manly Habits in 31 Days
Oct 1, 2019 • 17 min
In this episode, Michael issues a challenge for IGTBAM followers: read, meditate, and pray through a chapter of Proverbs everyday for 31 days this October. #31daysinProverbsHow? Read: A chapter of Proverbs.Meditate: In light of this passage…What is…
A Primer on How to Lead You Wife, Part Three
Sep 26, 2019 • 13 min
In this episode, Michael finishes (for now) our short series on how to lead your wife. This time we turn our focus to the hard work of calling your wife to follow.
A Primer on How to Lead You Wife, Part Two
Sep 23, 2019 • 12 min
In this episode. Michael continues our short series on how to lead your wife. In part one, we looked at that husband who is leading is a husband that is following King Jesus. By submitting himself to Christ’s mission, he develops that weight and…
A Primer on How to Lead Your Wife, Part One
Sep 16, 2019 • 15 min
In this episode, Michael tackles a question we get asked more than anything else: how do I lead my wife? We break it down like this: you lead your wife by following Jesus, requiring her to follow in your tracks, and calling her to do so. This may seem…
Minisode: Ms. Wrong, Part Two “Loudness”
Aug 22, 2019 • 18 min
This minisode is a continuation of a series that’ll focus on finding a good wife. In this episode, Michael focuses on what Scripture says about a loud woman, and how to apply this in the modern day.
Minisode: Ms. Wrong, Part One “Attire”
Aug 11, 2019 • 18 min
This minisode is the first installment of series that’ll focus on finding a good wife. In this episode, Michael focuses on what Scripture says about modesty in women, and how to apply this in the modern day.
Uncut: July 29th
Jul 28, 2019 • 60 min
In this first uncut episode, Michael & Bnonn discuss purity culture, feminism film tropes, redpill wars, and going viral. P.S. Forgive the background noise. Michael had to record outside. Those are cicadas.
Married Edition: Vol 2
Jul 22, 2019 • 51 min
In this episode, Michael and Emily answer more listener questions about marriage, sex, and household life.
Minisode: Badass Female Characters
Jun 19, 2019 • 14 min
Are badass female characters in media redeemable? Bnonn says, “Generally, no.” Find out why in this episode.
Biblical Manhood in an Effeminate Age
Jun 17, 2019 • 74 min
Michael gave this presentation on “Biblical Manhood in an Effeminate Age” for a men’s quarterly at Bible Chapel of Delhi Hills in Cincinnati, OH.
Minisode: Women Bearing the Sword
Jun 4, 2019 • 16 min
In this minisode, Bnonn addresses the issue of women bearing the sword.
Minisode: Managing Crab Mentality
May 31, 2019 • 14 min
In this minisode, Michael talks about making changes and managing “crab people” (aka haters).
Married Edition: Vol 1
May 11, 2019 • 60 min
In this special episode, Michael and Emily Foster answer questions asked by listeners of the show.
A Biblical Theology of Attraction
Apr 26, 2019 • 57 min
In this episode, Bnonn and Michael start laying out a biblical theology of attraction as they evaluate the concept of “women as sex objects and men as success objects.”
Minisode: Fear and Imaging God
Apr 15, 2019 • 22 min
In this minisode, Bnonn explains how you can’t image God if you don’t fear Him.
Establishing a Household with Chris Wiley
Apr 11, 2019 • 45 min
In this episode, Michael interviews Chris Wiley about establishing a household in a world that’s falling apart.
Minisode: Your Body Language Matters
Mar 31, 2019 • 13 min
In this minisode, Michael discuss the connection between the body language, sexuality, and communication.
The doxological purpose of sex, part 2 (fixed…no, really)
Mar 29, 2019 • 31 min
In this episode, Michael and Bnonn continue their discussion of the image of God and how it relates to the sexes.
Minisode: Spiritually Leading Your Family
Mar 25, 2019 • 12 min
In this minisode, Michael explains his approach to family religion and reentering the home after a long day at work.
Minisode: Men Become Manly Through Correction
Mar 20, 2019 • 13 min
In this minisode, Michael discusses how being correctable is essential to manhood.
The doxological purpose of sex, part 1
Mar 19, 2019 • 47 min
In this episode, Michael and Bnonn discuss how the creation mandate is foundational to a biblical doctrine of manhood.
An Introduction to The Project
Mar 8, 2019 • 19 min
Michael gives an overview of the genesis and purpose of the It’s Good to Be a Man podcast.