My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?

If you struggle with intrusive mental images of ANRs, then “think often that Christ suffered agony for your purity. Fight image with image. Christ crying in agony.” Titus 2:14 Christ gave Himself for us, that He might redeem us from every lawless deed and purify for Himself a people for His own possession, zealous for Continue reading My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?

What is sexual immorality?

Answer: In the New Testament, the word most often translated “sexual immorality” is porneia. This word is also translated as “whoredom,” “fornication,” and “idolatry.” It means “a surrendering of sexual purity”, and it is primarily used of premarital sexual relations. From this Greek word we get the English word pornography, stemming from the concept of Continue reading What is sexual immorality?

What does the Bible say about pornography?

By far, the most searched for terms on the internet are related to pornography. Pornography is rampant in the world today. Perhaps more than anything else, Satan has succeeded in twisting and perverting sex. He has taken what is good and right (loving sex between a husband and wife) and replaced it with lust, pornography, Continue reading What does the Bible say about pornography?

Why is sexual purity so important?

Question: “Why is sexual purity so important?” Answer: God gave man and woman the joy and pleasure of sexual relations within the bounds of marriage, and the Bible is clear about the importance of maintaining sexual purity within the boundaries of that union between man and wife (Ephesians 5:31). Humans are well aware of the pleasing Continue reading Why is sexual purity so important?

Forbidden sexual practices and the call to holiness

Note how uncovering a person’s nakedness is exactly identical to uncovering the nakedness of the person’s spouse. The two really do become one flesh. New King James Version (NKJV) Laws of Sexual Morality 18 Then the Lord spoke to Moses, saying, 2 “Speak to the children of Israel, and say to them: ‘I am the Lord your Continue reading Forbidden sexual practices and the call to holiness

Outside the heavenly city are the sexually immoral, says Jesus, the bright morning star

English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK) 14 Blessed are those who wash their robes,[a] so that they may have the right to the tree of life and that they may enter the city by the gates.15 Outside are the dogs and sorcerers and the sexually immoral and murderers and idolaters, and everyone who loves and practises falsehood. 16 “I, Continue reading Outside the heavenly city are the sexually immoral, says Jesus, the bright morning star

I’m only human, God knows my heart so He’ll understand

It seems 99% of the time, the above statement is used by non-believers who abdicate their moral responsibility to God, although genuine Christians sometimes do it too. God doesn’t sympathize with willful sinners. He isn’t “cool” with our sins. He knows we’re frail humans with human needs but He also knows our hearts are desperately wicked Continue reading I’m only human, God knows my heart so He’ll understand

Let her nipples satiate you always: God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble

See also: Am I twisting Scripture to justify my kinky fetish? Rare Proverbs 5:19 with the word ‘nipples’ instead of ‘breasts’ (PDF) Nipples of her they shall satiate you in every of season God Opposes the Proud, by Desiring God Community Church in Charlotte, NC Reviews and testimonials from mostly female ANR enthusiasts, for examples of Continue reading Let her nipples satiate you always: God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble

Be killing sin or it will be killing you

–John Owen, The Mortification of Sin Just before Christ blew the doors of my heart clean off the hinges,  I attended a weekly young men’s church group centered on purity. The pastor made a statement that caught my attention: “in dealing with sexual temptation with young women, many guys often say to themselves ‘how close can I get to Continue reading Be killing sin or it will be killing you