40 Consequences of Adultery
The counterfeit pleasure of an affair can never overcome the ways infidelity can destroy a life and marriage. by Dave Boehi We were praying for someone who was cheating on his wife. And I was struck by what one person said in his prayer: “Lord, work in his heart so that he will think less […]
Three Basic Instructions to Combat a Silent...
No, it isn’t cancer, cigarettes, or disease. It’s pornography. And it could’ve severely damaged my three most important relationships: my God, wife, and children. Thankfully, God rescued me from pornography’s trap. Having a clearer perspective now, I realize I could’ve avoided this snare by practicing three basic instructions. None are mind-blowing, but for those trapped […]
If you get an opportunity to mentor someone who is struggling with an emotional entanglement, the following resources could be very helpful for your use or for recommendations. Hedges: Loving Your Marriage Enough to Protect it by Jerry B. Jenkins Plant preventative hedges around your marriage … Practical ways to avoid compromising situations and giving temptation […]
Guarding Against Emotional Affairs
by Glenda Lesher A growing phenomenon in the Christian community is the emotional affair. Temptation can happen at any age and stage of marriage, of course, but vulnerability to emotional entanglements generally differs with males and females. A husband may feel neglected and tempted when his wife is busy raising children, but wives are more […]