By February 8, 2017When it goes to fighting lust, and other besetting sins, our greatest need is for a heart transplant, a mind reprogramming, a change in our inner beings. Jesus told us why: “For out of the heart come evil thoughts, murder, adultery, sexual immorality” (Matthew 15:19–20). |
Randy Alcorn's Blog: Sexual Purity
By January 23, 2017In a recent article, Marshall Segal addresses the problem of pornography. He lays out these bullet points that summarize pornography’s devastating consequences. |
By November 21, 2016| Many researchers recognize, even from their non-Christian worldview, that children’s early exposure to addictive pornography and behavior such as sexting (taking and sharing provocative selfies) is harming them deeply.
By September 4, 2015Recently, in the wake of yet another Christian leader found to have committed immorality, Tim Challies posted a response, actually a plea to Christian men, written by his wife Aileen. I found it both concise and powerful. |
By May 13, 2015The following guidelines can help you maintain a walk with God and guard your purity. |
By May 1, 2015I highly recommend Kevin DeYoung's book | What Does the Bible Really Teach about Homosexuality? He has an appendix on gay marriage that's terrific. Kevin posted it recently in his always excellent blog and I want to draw attention to it because both the book and this small appendix are really worth reading and discussing in our churches.
By March 20, 2015The battles that are waged every day in our minds and on our computer screens take their spiritual toll. By cultivating our inner lives, we are more likely to experience daily victories. |
By March 18, 2015We live in a hedonistic society that tells us desires are meant to be fulfilled. But every desire need not be fulfilled, and indeed, in many cases, should not be. |
By March 16, 2015Countless believers are in bondage to this sinful behavior and many feel hopeless about being able to overcome it. |
By February 13, 2015There are innumerable pressures put upon us by society, especially through the media, to abandon God’s blueprint for sexual purity. |