Category: The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking

The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking

The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking Men, and now women also, are struggling in silence with pornography. All over our world, children and adults are being kidnapped (or otherwise entrapped) and sold into the world of sex trafficking. With every click, men and women perpetuate the pornography and sex industry. These clicks ultimately represent real people who appear on pornographic videos and images. These people are in bondage—many of them, if not in outright slavery, are often forced on a variety of drugs to perform the acts you see in videos. Meanwhile, other...

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Tiny Hands International: Helping Those Enslaved by Sex-Trafficking— An Interview with Vicki Tiede

Vicki Tiede is an inspiring Bible teacher, conference speaker, and author. Her passion is to open the Scriptures with women in order to share God’s grace and enduring faithfulness. She transparently relates life experiences that resonate and draw others into a lifelong pursuit of knowing God. Vicki’s candor and humor are a delight to her audiences, who feel like they’ve met a new friend moments after she begins to share a glimpse into her life. She consistently points her audiences back to God’s Word and presents fresh insights into the Scriptures. Living in Rochester, Minnesota, Vicki is a wife,...

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Gender Roles and the Biblical Standard of Purity An Interview with Grant Castleberry

Grant serves as the Executive Director for CBMW. He is also a PhD student in Church History at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is Marine Corps veteran. He holds a B.S. from Texas A&M and an M.Div from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He and his wife, GraceAnna, reside in Frankfort, Kentucky where Grant also serves as Pastor of Evangelism at Buck Run Baptist Church. T4L: Thank you very much for agreeing to do this interview with Theology for Life Magazine, Grant. Can you please tell us a bit about yourself and the current ministries you are involved in? Grant Castleberry: Absolutely. My...

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The Lord Calleth: Giving Hope for a New Day of Freedom— An Interview with Luke and Susan Carter

Luke and Susan Carter worship at Ustick Baptist Church in Boise, Idaho. Between them, they have a total of seven adult kids and 10 grands. In 2013, when both were retired and in their mid-60s, they answered the call to volunteer with a Christian non-government organization (NGO) in Southeast Asia. For 18 months they served in Cambodia, Thailand, and Myanmar, fighting against sex trafficking of underage girls. Now at home, they find joy in volunteering as mentors and befriending refugees resettling in their community. A gifted musician and singer, Luke can sometimes be spotted playing smooth jazz at a local eatery; Susan might be...

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A Parent’s Role for Purity in the Home An Interview with Luke Gilkerson

Luke Gilkerson and his wife Trisha are the primary authors of IntoxicatedOnLife.com. Luke recently worked as the Educational Resource Manager at Covenant Eyes, a company dedicated to protecting eyes and minds from harmful sexual content online. Luke has a BA in Philosophy and an MA in Religion from Reformed Theological Seminary. He is the author of several family Bible studies, including The Talk: 7 Lessons to Introduce Your Child to Biblical Sexuality. T4L: Thank you very much for agreeing to do this interview with Theology for Life Magazine, Luke. Can you please tell us a bit about yourself and...

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