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5 Reasons Why Fornicating Is Losing: Avoiding The Skank Express

 “Life is hard,  but it can be a lot harder, if you do something stupid.” – John Wayne 1. Like racing an expensive sports car through  the woods is misusing one’s purity, modesty and virginity.  The Bible puts it this way: … Continue reading

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Lust Is Anti-Relationship

                                                              “As obedient children, do not be conformed to the former lusts which were yours in your ignorance, but like the Holy One who called you, be holy yourselves [set apart] also in in all  your behavior, because t is written, … Continue reading

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Teen Group Discussion #2 – David & Bathsheba

    This is a suggested exercise for a teen group or family Bible time. You are a friend of King David in Jerusalem. While visiting him one evening you are told  that he has just sent a messenger to … Continue reading

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That Male-Female Chemistry is Lurking

The male-female chemistry is  hard wired. We can be attracted to any number of people besides our spouse.  That’s life. Believers can become  infatuated with believers or unbelievers. It is certainly not the Holy Spirit leading one to become emotionally involved … Continue reading

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Sexual Temptation: 12 Walls of Protection

  “Flee from youthful lusts, and pursue righteousness, faith, love, peace, with those who call on the Lord from a pure heart.” (2 Tim 2.22 NAS). “Now those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucifed the flesh with its passions … Continue reading

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Hollywood and Titillation

Titillation is defined as: “to excite or stimulate pleasure.” We know that Hollywood and TV is past master at this. Movies and programs can start out seemingly harmless. We get interested, hooked. Then Satan’s lewdness goes to work on our … Continue reading

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Samson (and America’s) Big Weakness?

 In Judges 13.4-5 before his birth Samson is set apart unto God under the Nazarite vow of holiness, a priestly vow. He was to avoid strong drink and wine. As an adult Samson “told his father and his mother, and said, I … Continue reading

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