In a follow-up to the hard-hitting Created to Be A Help Meet by Debbi Pearl, her husband Michael Pearl penned a long-anticipated book for husbands. Many women, having read the book for women have asked, often in desperation, for a matching book for their husbands. And now it is finally here. Hopefully.
Having never read the book for women, my review will be focused on this book only and will not compare it to the original, which, as far as impact and results in our marriages, is viewed in very high regard in my circles.
Created to Need A Help Meet is an easy read; you will probably finish it in a few days. It is actually the most entertaining book for husbands I have ever read, but that isn’t saying a lot, this type of book is usually very dry.
As any book, Created has good and bad. On the positive side, the book has wonderful tips for husbands, some hard-hitting words for those husbands among us who need it, and some great humor. You’ll be sharing quips from this book for a long time. A few negatives exist as well, and we’ll get in to those towards as well. At the end, we’ll discuss one of the central teachings of this book, which I have not yet decided whether I completely agree with.
Let’s get started with the positives. And if this is too much detail, let me just give you the bottom line: read this book. Read the rest of this entry »