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.
Morning Roundup 2/16/15
Church Staff Burdens; Protect My Girls; 50 Shades
But this one is a little different than controversies of the past. 50 Shades takes pornography – particularly a violent and abusive form of sex – and glorifies it.
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.
Getting into Resurrection Shape
How a fat man-turned-Ironman learned to stop seeing his body as a burden.
They marry anyway. Sutterfield describes the disintegration of their fragile union as akin to pornography. “We became objects to each other,” he writes.
Do You Believe in Confirmation Bias?
Reflections on the Christian movie echo chamber.
In my review of God's Not Dead, I stopped short of calling that film “evangelical pornography,” because that film's attempts to simultaneously gratify and hide a shameful desire (allowing
Morning Roundup 10/14/13
Church Buildings; New Narcotic; Africa is Huge
the United States?". A growing body of research supports such an assertion as it relates to a new "narcotic": internet pornography. The National Survey
3 Reasons Public Places (Including Schools) Should Be Open to Churches
The Supreme Court denied hearing the case involving New York City's right to keep religious services out of schools.
one enacted by New York City follows the principle that in order to avoid poisoning young minds, we must strip religion out of our lives, and essentially relegate it like pornography to the
Britain's Bold Plan to Protect Kids from Porn Online
Following footsteps of Iceland and India, United Kingdom seeks restrictions on Internet pornography.
Following footsteps of Iceland and India, United Kingdom seeks restrictions on Internet pornography. Britain's Bold Plan to Protect Kids from Porn Online.
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
The Secret Women's Porn Problem
We may not talk much about women’s addiction to erotica, but it’s happening.
happening. Trillia Newbell, guest writer. Read as Single Page. It's difficult to find concrete numbers on women's pornography viewership. We shouldn
Expert on Child Spirituality Pleads Guilty To Possessing Child Porn
(UPDATED) Professor from Wheaton, Biola, Vanguard, and Toccoa Falls was known for his work on the spiritual formation of children.
who authored books on child development and spirituality, has been sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison for possessing hundreds of images and videos of child pornography, reports the
The problem with sentimentality, porn, and emotion for emotion’s sake.
Catholic novelist and short story writer Flannery O'Connor offered a startling similarity between sentimentality and pornography. It is an indulgence like that offered by pornography.
The Real Problem With Female Masturbation
Call it what it is: Ladies who lust.
Women are sometimes actually drawn to masturbation and pornography because they desire sexual pleasure. Rather than escaping emotional issues, they simply struggle with lust.