Weekly Web (W)roundup


Each week, I round up the best resources, articles, and videos I find that are relevant to finding freedom from porn addiction. Please note that by posting a link here it does not mean I agree with everything in the linked article. It just means I found it interesting enough to share.

Key Life: No Darkness Too Dark—Pride and Pornography

“Even though pornography had already broken my marriage and I hated it, I feared my husband would reject me altogether if I did not force myself to return to what now seemed like a duty.”

Relevant: Everything My Church Taught Me About Sex and Marriage Is Wrong

“Well-meaning as they were, speakers used these lines to preach the Gospel, but the main thing I took away was a shallow understanding of sex and marriage. I found myself believing in two lies: ‘marriage and sex are completely different’ and ‘sex is about me.’”

For the Church: Fighting Lust With Lust

“Awhile back I preached a sermon in which I emphasized the deception and danger of lust. I regretted not being able to further develop the topic, specifically how to fight lust. The answer to lust may surprise some, but it is the answer and frankly the only answer to lust that ultimately works.”

CovenantEyes: 4 Non-Biblical Reasons Porn is Ruining Your Life

“When we look at porn, a supercharged amount of dopamine floods the brain and an artificial high is created. The brain’s pleasure center spikes, and we experience euphoria and ecstasy. Repeated exposure to porn causes the brain to be repeatedly overloaded and become fatigued, and the dopamine receptors begin to shut down.”

XXXChurch: 4 Things You Must Teach Kids About Porn

“There are plenty of things in this world you’ll need to teach kids about. Porn should be one of them, so here are four crucial things about porn you need to impart to your children…”

Paula Hall: We Need To Talk About Sex Addiction

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