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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...

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
Tiny Hands International: Helping Those Enslaved by Sex-Trafficking— An Interview with Vicki Tiede
Tiny Hands International: Helping Those Enslaved by Sex-Trafficking— An Interview with Vicki Tiede

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...

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
Gender Roles and the Biblical Standard of Purity An Interview with Grant Castleberry
Gender Roles and the Biblical Standard of Purity An Interview with Grant Castleberry

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...

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
The Lord Calleth: Giving Hope for a New Day of Freedom— An Interview with Luke and Susan Carter
The Lord Calleth: Giving Hope for a New Day of Freedom— An Interview with Luke and Susan Carter

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...

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
A Parent’s Role for Purity in the Home An Interview with Luke Gilkerson
A Parent’s Role for Purity in the Home An Interview with Luke Gilkerson

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...

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
Purity is Possible: How to Live Free of the Fantasy Trap
Purity is Possible: How to Live Free of the Fantasy Trap

Purity is Possible: How to Live Free of the Fantasy Trap

The issue of purity, especially when it comes to matters of a sexual nature, is not just a problem for men. Women also face the pernicious allure of sexual impurity and the draw of fantasy, whether that is through mental images parading across their thought life,...

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
Finally Free: Fighting for Purity with the Power of Grace
Finally Free: Fighting for Purity with the Power of Grace

Finally Free: Fighting for Purity with the Power of Grace

Heath Lambert’s book, Finally Free: Fighting for Purity with the Power of Grace, is an issue-specific book for men and women who struggle with sexual sin, specifically in the area of pornography. In the introduction of the book Lambert puts forth his thesis: “This...

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
Pornography and Purity: Pursuing a Biblical Vision of Manhood and Womanhood to the Glory of God
Pornography and Purity: Pursuing a Biblical Vision of Manhood and Womanhood to the Glory of God

Pornography and Purity: Pursuing a Biblical Vision of Manhood and Womanhood to the Glory of God

Over the past five years (or more) now, I’ve been reading and writing a lot on the topic of biblical manhood, pornography, and purity. During the course of that time, I’ve noticed a disturbing trend. Often times the conversation is about how men can overcome an...

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
Five Ways to Help You Grow in Christ and Defeat Your Addiction
Five Ways to Help You Grow in Christ and Defeat Your Addiction

Five Ways to Help You Grow in Christ and Defeat Your Addiction

Sam struggles with pornography on a weekly basis. Every time he looks at pornography he feels guilt and shame. Sam has read the books and articles on how to fight pornography but still thinks, “Help, I’m addicted to pornography and don’t know what to do!” There are...

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
The Fight for Human Dignity: Pornography, Sex Trafficking, and the Hope of the Gospel
The Fight for Human Dignity: Pornography, Sex Trafficking, and the Hope of the Gospel

The Fight for Human Dignity: Pornography, Sex Trafficking, and the Hope of the Gospel

Few issues in recent days have seen as little coverage as sex-trafficking. While there is lots of good work being done in this area of ministry, my goal in this article is to articulate a biblical view of mankind with the goal of pointing us towards the Gospel....

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
Finding Freedom in Christ: Letting Go of Self-Condemnation
Finding Freedom in Christ: Letting Go of Self-Condemnation

Finding Freedom in Christ: Letting Go of Self-Condemnation

If you were to open my email inbox in the morning and read my emails you’d see that, outside of getting emails from publicists, the vast majority of emails I get are from people struggling with an addiction to pornography. Whether on my social media pages or in my...

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
Pornography & Temptation: Getting to the Heart
Pornography & Temptation: Getting to the Heart

Pornography & Temptation: Getting to the Heart

“Do not love the world or the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him. For all that is in the world—the desires of the flesh and the desires of the eyes and pride of life—is not from the Father but is from the world.” (1...

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
From Pew Sitter to Abolitionist Sex Trafficking and the Church
From Pew Sitter to Abolitionist Sex Trafficking and the Church

From Pew Sitter to Abolitionist Sex Trafficking and the Church

Pornography and sex-trafficking have gained a foothold of normalcy in the United States. Don’t believe it? Advertisements for sex with minors are now posted on several mainstream online ad companies. The activity is indeed illegal. But the right to advertise it,...

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

Confronting the Evils of Sex Trafficking

As the author of When Your Husband is Addicted to Pornography: Healing Your Wounded Heart, and as one whose first husband was ensnared by the evil web of pornography, I became heartbreakingly aware that porn fuels the demand for sex-trafficking. The continued...

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
The Secret Sin in the Mind of a Woman
The Secret Sin in the Mind of a Woman

The Secret Sin in the Mind of a Woman

It had been an exhausting day. I can’t even describe to you how much I would just love to close out the rest of the world and drop into the fantasy world of the novel resting on my night stand. Its pages beckon temptingly. I breathe deeply, knowing that if I give...

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
Three Ways Jesus Makes Sex Education Easy for Parents
Three Ways Jesus Makes Sex Education Easy for Parents

Three Ways Jesus Makes Sex Education Easy for Parents

It’s amazing how sheepish parents can get about the subject of sex—especially around their children. At a recent conference, I spoke to a packed crowd of parents who wanted to learn about how to give their kids a godly sex education. After an hour session, a woman...

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
Wired for Intimacy: How Pornography Hijacks the Male Brain
Wired for Intimacy: How Pornography Hijacks the Male Brain

Wired for Intimacy: How Pornography Hijacks the Male Brain

Pornography has very quickly become a popular conversation among Christians. Pornography is a rising problem not only in our churches but also in our culture. Pornography disrupts how men interact with women. Countless Christian men (and an increasing number of...

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The Fight for Purity: Uncovering the Evils of Pornography and Sex Trafficking
Four Ways to Minister to People with Sexual Addictions
Four Ways to Minister to People with Sexual Addictions

Four Ways to Minister to People with Sexual Addictions

Over the past few years, I’ve been in a fortunate position to be able to minister to many men locally and across the United States who struggle with an addiction to pornography. Pornography is a huge issue inside and outside the church. Based on the things I’ve...

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