One of the most fascinating things about human nature is how susceptible we are to becoming desensitized. But have you ever met daily resistance to a belief or a practice of yours for a long period of time and still not questioned it or acted hypocritically even for a moment? Human nature dictates that we be always plagued by doubts and reservations, confusion and conflictions.
Joel Scott Osteen born March 5, is an American author, televangelist, and the senior "pastor" of Lakewood church in Houston, Texas. His so called ministry reaches over seven million broadcast media viewers weekly in over nations around the world. Osteen heads what has been called the largest church congregation in the United States, the 30,member Lakewood church of Houston, Texas.
After the divorce was settled, this year, if I am correct, while the final touches were about to be placed on the divorce, he entered into a time of legal separation from his wife. Seems innocent right? This is common.
Addiction to pornography has destroyed countless lives and marriages, even in the church. What is at the root of this addiction, and how can this and all destructive addictions be truly broken once and for all? Catch a glimpse of the answers to these questions in this video excerpt as Joseph Prince shows from God's Word how only God's grace and gift of no condemnation can truly set one free.
This is what I wrote on my Facebook status yesterday after posting this article. I was only trying to bring light to the spiritual climate. I decided to amplify and address my views here as there was an implication about my being judgmental.
We respect your email privacy. The truth of the matter is that porn addiction is a very real and very devastating problem that affects millions of people of every race, gender, and religious denomination. Porn addictions are just as real and as hard to get rid of as any other type of addiction that exists today.
I continue to receive letters from readers. I hope you enjoy them! Instead we need to be regularly hearing that we need to learn to live out of who we already are in Christ—the only one who could live worthy of the Gospel and who did so for us, because we could never do so—both prior to being a Christian and after becoming a Christian.
May 13, By Noah Filipiak 38 Comments. Wondering how to stop looking at online porn? I know the effects it has on a person, as well as on their families, marriages, relationships, and friendships.