Some believe that pornography can actually help to liberate women in a society where women are repressed. Porn, it is believed, can help women reclaim sexual power, and porn stars lead the way in creating this cultural trend. Exactly what groups of women out there actually feel or experience empowerment because of pornography? Do the wives of men who are hooked on porn feel empowered? Do the women who grow up in a society filled with men who have porn-sex expectations feel empowered? No, they do not. While some women who get into the industry itself might say they feel … Continue reading →
Some women get into the porn industry because they feel it is a step into fame, and for a select few, they make it big and portray an image of glamour. Is this representative of what the industry is like? Dr. Sharron Mitchell, co-founder of the Adult Industry Medical Healthcare Foundation (AIM), comments about her concerns for such women: The people that have the most crucial needs, in my opinion and experience, are the ones who are addicted to fame because these people have compromised backgrounds, perhaps a very bad family life, perhaps some abuse growing up has a child. … Continue reading →
Pornography, some argue, is like a gun. Guns are morally neutral: what matters is how you use it. You can use a gun to defend and protect something good, or you can use it to mercilessly kill. Matt Fradd talks about this common myth… Read Matt’s full interview with former Playboy producer Donny Pauling in his book, The Hardcore Truth.
Dear Alexia, I am a Licensed Professional Counselor as well as a Certified Clinical Sexual Addiction Specialist, living and working in Houston, TX. I am writing you in response to your article on Elite Daily, titled, “It’s Not a Big Deal Your Man Watches Porn, It’s a Bigger Deal That You Don’t.” Initially, based on my personal and professional history, I was angered by your words. But once I had time to mull it over, I am simply profoundly saddened by your naivety. But more than that, although I realize Elite Daily is small time journalism and likely won’t reach … Continue reading →
Some men hunt. Some fish. Some play or watch sports. Some build stuff. While I like to do most of these things, too, I like to write. Writing is now one of my favorite hobbies because I see the impact it can have upon the kingdom and I have much to teach from God’s Word regarding the Christian’s struggle with sin. My ultimate goal is to provide real hope and practical help from the Scriptures to address the heart of mankind to bring about change that pleases God. Hebrews 4:12 tells us how deep the Word of God penetrates the … Continue reading →