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).
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
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
We All Need Sexual Healing
Even followers of Jesus fall prey to our culture’s assumptions about sex.
with the rise of cohabitation), then from partnership (as sex becomes temporary and recreational), then from another person (through the explosion of online pornography), and finally
Conflicting Thoughts of Grace
My Christian Life, Part 1: The Formative Phase
Sundays. The second hardest thing was walking into the basement and finding a whole room (albeit a small one) dedicated to his pornography collection.
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.
Morning Roundup 1/5/15
Newsweek on the Bible and the Christian response
Kurt Eichenwald, a Vanity Fair magazine contributing editor whose reporting specialties include health care, finance and child pornography, got a dose of blowback for his pre
Morning Roundup 8/14/14
Brazil Culture Wars; Effects of Ebola; Leaders Receive Too Much Credit/Blame
Christian radio host: Ebola could end “atheism, homosexuality, sexual promiscuity, pornography and abortion”—Sarah Gray. And, I'm wondering. Has anyone heard of Rick Wiles?
Why Christians Should Read Secular Novels
Among other things, great books help us love our neighbor
A lesbian wedding, childhood sexual abuse, alcoholism, violence, pornography, and murder all show up within the pages of Wally Lamb's most recent novel We Are Water.