What Kind Of Guy Culture Tells Us To Be And Why Ryan Gosling Isn’t That Great

Love this! Totally Extraterrestrial ๐Ÿ™‚ Where do we look for our model of behaviour and standards?


Iโ€™ve narrowed it down to three different types of guys our culture predominantly tells us we should be like.


The Prolonged Adolescent: The Hangover

The prolonged adolescent is depicted very well in the movie, The Hangover. This guy is, according to Mark Driscoll, โ€œA boy that can shave.โ€ He is a man that is trying to prolong taking responsibility as long as possible so that he can remain young and have fun. Historically, thereโ€™s always been two stages in a manโ€™s life; childhood and manhood. This had nothing to do with physical shape. It had to do with responsibility. Paul said in 1 Corinthians 13:11, โ€œWhen I was a child, I spoke like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child. When I became a man, I gave up childish ways.โ€ In todayโ€™s culture there is this middle stage of life between being a child andโ€ฆ

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