Posts tagged Sexual temptation
Is the Attractiveness of Sin Enticing You Right Now?

How could the beautiful yellow flowers in this image possibly be a problem? Well, they are a serious one for New Zealand, and the country is working hard to solve it. Is a seemingly beautiful object wreaking havoc in your life right now? If so, what are you doing about it?

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It's Chemistry! Practical Advice for Protecting Your Marriage from an Affair

We hear stories of pastors having extramarital affairs, and we wonder how that could happen. Of course he knew better—he is a pastor! Well, most of the time, it’s likely that sexual chemistry ignited the fuse. Here is some practical advice for protecting your marriage—and the marriages of others—from an affair.

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Is It True That You Can't Help Falling in Love with Someone?

“I couldn’t help it. You can’t help who you fall in love with.” I heard a woman say this recently about her adultery with a married man with four daughters. The idea that we are helpless victims of love is a very ancient one. How does love happen? And how should we respond when our passions, desires, and instincts urge us to have sexual intimacy with someone if the Bible forbids it?

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All Sins Are Not Alike: Sexual Immorality, Chastity, and Wisdom

Because of the sexual revolution, we hardly know what chastity is any more. In some circles it has become axiomatic that sexual sins are no worse and no different from any other sins. What are the two classes of sin, and why is it important for Christians to recognize the difference?

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