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
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.
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
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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).
Finding Healing in Front of the Camera
A Christian considers the benefits of boudoir photography.
While most boudoir photography is done in a “tasteful” style (without the full nudity or sex acts found in erotica and pornography), the style is undeniably sexy and often revealing.
Ashley Madison Exposes More Than Just Names
The fallout from the Ashley Madison leak shows us that there is a critical sexual disconnect between men and women.
One man told me, “A guy might be feeling like a failure at work but being intimate with his wife -- or with pornography, which is the counterfeit -- makes him feel like he does measure up.
Hot Girls Wanted
A documentary on Netflix tells an ugly truth about those who join the pornography industry and challenges our silence.
A documentary on Netflix tells an ugly truth about those who join the pornography industry and challenges our silence. Hot Girls Wanted. A documentary
The CT Interview: Saeed Abedini Answers Abuse Allegations
The formerly jailed Iranian American pastor talks to CT about his marriage, his imprisonment, and his hopes for revival.
for her husband—told supporters via email that her marriage has included “physical, emotional, psychological, and sexual abuse (through Saeed's addiction to pornography).” She has
Gleanings: April 2016
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our April issue).
At what they claim will be the most comprehensive Christian conference ever on the problem of online pornography, this month Josh McDowell's ministry and Barna Group will present
Porn and the Singleness Panic
Why the state of marriage doesn’t mean we lower our standards.
Gina Dalfonzo. Read as Single Page. In a society that largely champions sexual expression, including pornography, it is heartening to hear someone acknowledge its detriments.
From Banned to Mandated
A history of contraceptives in the United States.
Courts prosecuted immigrants who brought contraceptives with them; mail-order shops that sold pornography were shuttered; and doctors could no longer disseminate contraceptive
One Last Thing: The Christian Porn Secret
Novel skips pat answers and focuses on healing in community.
Gina Dalfonzo. Read as Single Page. Imagine that weeks before your wedding, you walked in on your fiancé, an upstanding Christian man, watching pornography.