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.
I recently posted a blog about a brand new resource for those who feel caught in the grip of pornography: new tool kits from Freedom Begins Here. This quality DVD series teaches clear strategies for those struggling with sexual temptation to understand their needs, find inspiration to be transformed, and develop a means of personal accountability. Covenant Eyes CDs are included in every tool kit provided by Freedom Begins Here. The CD has a link that will take you to our Tools For Freedom page. Thanks to Freedom Begins Here for their help in putting together the video testimony for us!
The moment she was born Her mommy and daddy cried Taken by the wonder of life From Barbie dolls to ballet shoes From roller skates to lipstick and rouge She’s become a lady overnight Why do I see only flesh and look right past her heart I try to tell myself I can’t help what I feel – then I remember She’s somebody’s daughter – “Somebody’s Daughter” Several years ago award winning songwriters John Mandeville and Steve Siler wrote these words. John’s pornography addiction had just come to the surface, and he had just attended a meeting for sex addicts. … Continue reading →
Special thanks to Steve Siler of Music For the Soul and John Mandeville for giving us permission to post this track from their CD project: Somebody’s Daughter: Confronting the Lies of Pornography.