Parenting in a Porn-Saturated World
It’s addictive, has devastating consequences, and nearly all of our kids will be exposed to it. What can we do?
While some studies indicate the average age children first view pornography is between 11 and 13, a growing number of experts believe this number is changing.
36 Years Of Ministry: One-on-One With Erwin Lutzer
My interview with Erwin Lutzer on what it takes to survive, and thrive, during 30+ years of ministry.
families. Of course we do have men's ministries at The Moody Church, and even more recently have a program for men who struggle with pornography.
Porn Is More Criticized and More Popular Than Ever
There are so many problems with porn; it’s hard to pick just one.
Halee Gray Scott/ June 23, 2016. This spring, Utah became the first state to declare pornography a public health crisis, calling on businesses and educators to protect children from it.
Here's How 770 Pastors Describe Their Struggle with Porn
More than half have wrestled with it, but less than 1 percent recommend telling their congregation.
for an April summit. The study examined pornography's effect on pastors, churches, the general population, and young people. “Most pastors (57%) and
Is Addiction a Disease? Yes, and Much More
Four core aspects of recovery that are essential for addressing addiction.
Addictive substances (and, to a lesser degree, other addictions like pornography or gambling) pervert all of these basic brain functions, breaking the biological systems we depend on to
Q+A: The Secret Lives of Teens Online
The conversation about the pornification of social media is long overdue.
“Pornography really is central to what's going on with girls and social media,” journalist and author Nancy Jo Sales told me in a phone conversation from her Manhattan apartment.
Investments for the Kingdom
Eventide Funds has confounded the investment world with its success—and it’s biblically based principles.
Conversely, moral or ethical fund managers screen out the “vice stocks”—pornography, tobacco, weapons, or abortion—and then look for financial strengths.
The Top 20 Most-Read Christianity Today Articles of 2015
The Supreme Court decision, C.S. Lewis' secret life, loving my sister-brother, and more.
6) Hot Girls Wanted. A documentary on Netflix tells an ugly truth about those who join the pornography industry and challenges our silence. 5) CS Lewis Was a Secret Government Agent
NEW RESEARCH: Divorce Divides More Than Just Families
Pastors are divided about when divorce is sinful and whether or not they would perform the wedding of someone who is divorced.
the couple no longer loves one another; 38 percent when a spouse abandons the other; 37 percent when a spouse is abused; and 35 percent when a spouse is addicted to pornography
Morning Roundup 7/28/15
Accountability for Sex offenders; Dealing with Criticism; Index of Culture
I have also met and worked with many sexual offenders. In 1999, a church contacted me to help them with an offender who had downloaded child pornography (ie child abuse images).
When Internet Filters Are Not Enough
Because ten is too young to lose your innocence
his exploration. Jacob's introduction to pornography—a word he'd never even heard or used before—is fairly typical for children and teens today. No