Category Archives: sexual sins

Sexual Temptation: Setting up guard rails against temptation – Episode 25

Sexual Temptation: Setting up guard rails against temptation – Episode 25

Sexual Temptation: Can’t I indulge one more time? Episode 24

Sexual Temptation: Can’t I indulge one more time? Episode 24

Sexual Temptation: lusting vs. looking – is there a difference? Episode 23

Sexual Temptation: lusting vs. looking – is there a difference? Episode 23

Sexual Temptation: caught in the trap of sexual sin Episode 22

Sexual Temptation: caught in the trap of sexual sin Episode 22

Sexual Temptation: Can sexual desires be trusted Episode 21

Sexual Temptation: Can sexual desires be trusted Episode 21

Biblical Strategies Today Episode 5: Repeatability that Shares with Others

Biblical Strategies Today Episode 5: Repeatability that Shares with Others

Analyzing your temptation

I learned a helpful poem when I was younger. But only recently did I begin to use it as an instrument to analyze personal temptations. I had six faithful friends, They taught me all I knew Their names were: how and what and why When and where and who. Next time you find yourself falling toContinue Reading

Help for those struggling with sexual sins: Running with resources

Just because you have established the need for running from the temptation does not mean you are prepared to run or that you will run when you face strong desires. While the key resources are prayer, dependence upon the Holy Spirit, and the use of memorized Scripture, there are other ancillary resources that are helpful as well. TheseContinue Reading

Help for those struggling with sexual sins–Step3: Prepare for the battle by running

Run! Run! Run! Anyone who ever thought they could stand against the onslaught of sexual temptation was mistaken. The Biblical mandate is not to think you can stand (1 Cor. 10:12), but to run (1 Tim. 5:11). We don’t have a good track record with temptation when we linger. When it comes to sexual temptation keep yourContinue Reading

Help for those struggling with sexual sins–Step3: Prepare for the battle with Scripture

Whenever I counsel people who are struggling with lustful thoughts, I will ask the question, “What Biblical passages have you memorized to help you with the temptation?” In 20 years of speaking to men about this struggle I have yet to meet the man who has pulled from his spiritual arsenal even one memorized verse on sexualContinue Reading