News | Topic: Sexual Integrity
Oct 5, 2021
Have We Made An Idol Out Of Sexual Purity?
Our purity is not simply a product of the status of our physical bodies—but more so, it’s the condition of our souls, souls that are meant to be completely, utterly and only intertwined with the person of Jesus Christ. Read the full article here.
Apr 29, 2021
Sexual Abstinence And ‘Purity Culture’ Are Often Conflated But Aren’t The Same, Tim Keller Explains
What’s often referred to as “purity culture” is not the same thing as remaining sexually abstinent outside of marriage, though many conflate the two, according to Tim Keller, founder and former pastor of Redeemer Church in New York City. Read the article here.
Apr 1, 2021
Marvel Introduces A Gay Captain America: 3 Reflections For The Church
Sean McDowell blogs about a new comic series from Marvel that will introduce the first LGBTQ individual to pick up the mantle of Captain America. Read his 3 reflections for the church by clicking here.
Feb 25, 2021
Sending Nudes: Starting The Convo Early – 3 Tips For Smart Parents
Kids are growing up in a world where sending nudes is the norm. Read the article here.
Sep 11, 2020
Why ‘WAP’ Matters
Commentary from Dr. Leonard Sax: “The record-smashing success of WAP is a warning to parents. You need to know what your kid is listening to. You need to have the courage to limit your kid’s exposure to the most noxious elements of American culture. You need to find a healthier, brighter, truer culture to share with your daughter or your son.”
Read the full article here.
Jun 12, 2019
What Age Should Parents Teach Their Children Healthy Sexuality?
Jim Burns of HomeWord provides some helpful suggestions to parents. Read his blog post here.
Apr 10, 2019
It’s Possible Leggings Are The Future…
Last week they set off a firestorm at the University of Notre Dame. Why does this item of clothing get people so riled up? Read the article here.
Jan 19, 2018
What Teen Sexting Reveals About Women And Sexual Coercion
Many girls feel pressured to comply with requests to send naked photos of themselves to boys who demand them. Read the article here.
Feb 3, 2017
Linda’s Story: Sexuality Transformed
From my earliest memory I wanted to be a boy instead of a girl. Somehow I just knew that if I had male genitalia, my life would be complete. As a child, I prayed repeatedly for God to make me into a boy and became obsessed with my pursuit. However, I never told my family. Though I was a tomboy growing up, no one ever knew the depth of my struggles. It was my little secret that I kept for decades. Read the full article here and check out the video!
Dec 9, 2016
Teens Using Sexting Codes, Parents Warned
While some parents are familiar with their children’s texting slang, some teens are now using secret sexting codes that have left many moms and dads horrified. Read the full article here.
Oct 15, 2015
The Shameless and the Unashamed: Sexual Revolution, a Step to the Past
From the article:
“Those who pushed the sexual boundaries in the 1960s fancy themselves as revolutionaries throwing off the shackles of centuries of taboos and stigmas. ‘Emancipation is now a reality,’ wrote novelist and critic Margaret Drabble in 1967, cheering what she called ‘the golden age of adult sexual equality.’
The reality is quite the opposite…”
Read the article from Alan Dowd for byFaith magazine here.
Sep 23, 2015
2014 Pornography Survey of Christian Men
Shocking new national survey reveals high levels of pornography use and rampant extramarital affairs among Christian men.
Read the report here.
Sep 11, 2015
What Girls Should Demand
Melissa Edgington posts a powerful reminder for girls on her website “Your Mom Has A Blog.” Read the blog post here.
Aug 27, 2015
I’m a Duke Freshman. Here’s Why I Refused To Read ‘Fun Home.’
As a Christian, freshman Brian Grasso knew his beliefs and identity would be challenged at Duke University. He explains why he opted out of an assignment for incoming students to read the graphic novel “Fun Home.” Read his article here.
Aug 20, 2015
8 Lies We Believe About Porn
Relevant magazine takes a look at 8 lies we believe about pornography and how to break the addiction.
Read the article here.
Jun 17, 2015
More Than Single: Finding Purpose Beyond Porn
This free E-book offered by Covenant Eyes aism to help you learn how to fight porn temptations and find fulfillment as a single.
Get access to the free E-book by clicking here.
Jun 16, 2015
CDC Announces Abstinence is Best Method for Avoiding STDs
The CDC recently changed their official statement regarding abstinence from “a reliable way” to “the most reliable way.” Read the article here.
May 21, 2015
Rape Is Common Among Female College Freshmen, Study Shows
A new study of first-year women at a large private university in the Northeastern U.S. reveals that many freshman women have suffered some form of rape.
Read the full article here.