This is a recent sermon on sexual sin from Mark Driscoll, preaching pastor at Mars Hill church in Seattle. Driscoll is the founder of Resurgence, a movement among thriving churches that challenges “multiple generations to live for Jesus so that they can effectively reach their cities with the gospel by staying culturally accessible and Biblically faithful.” We’d love to hear your comments.
Watch this video testimony from Joey Kibble of the Grammy and Dove Award-winning group, Take 6. Joey candidly talks about his struggle with pornography. “But may the God of all grace, who called us to His eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after you have suffered a while, perfect, establish, strengthen, and settle you” (1 Peter 5:10, NKJV).
This clip from one of John Piper’s sermons contains an amazing thought. Watch this short clip and read on . . . What is John Piper talking about here? He says that our souls were designed to be connected to “shocking, stunning, divine, absolute, staggering grandeur,” that the human heart was “made to be staggered by terrifyingly awesome, joyous dread and peace.” Have we caught a glimpse of this in our lives?
If you are wanting a good sermon on battling lust, go DesiringGod.org and listen to “Battling the Unbelief of Lust” by John Piper. You can also find a transcript of the message on the same web site. (Copyright 1988, John Piper. Used by permission)
Many thanks to the hosts of WELSTech, Martin Sprigs and Sallie Draper, for their insightful interview with Christian counselor Paul Mavrogeorge. Paul offers some practical tips for recognizing and fighting the temptation of Internet pornography. Listen to the excerpt from Paul’s interview. He talks about pornography effects on marriage and families, and talks about how fathers and sons can also have effective accountability about pornography.