Monthly Archives: May 2011

One Reason We Lust: We Need Meaning

Before I give the next step for controlling lust, it is helpful to understand the kinds of things that make us lust. And I’m not just talking about sexual lust but every kind of lust because all the lusts—whether they … Continue reading

Posted in Eternal Life, Psychology, Sex | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on One Reason We Lust: We Need Meaning

Avoid Anything that Causes You to Lust

The Bible is explicit about sexual sin (e.g., Lev. 18) but as I mentioned in my last blog, it doesn’t mention masturbation. This is important because many Christians struggling with lust focus too much on not masturbating rather than on … Continue reading

Posted in Sex, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Is Masturbation a Sin?

I’m going to post a few blogs on sexual temptation (I’ve already done one). What prompts me to do this is that in the last six weeks a young man asked me, “What do I do about feeling really ashamed?” … Continue reading

Posted in Sex | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Osama Bin Laden, Hell, and You?

Even many non-Christians are hoping that there is a hell for people like Osama Bin Laden. After all, how can his one death make up for the fact that he has killed thousands? So we look for ultimate justice and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments