sexual purity

Proof That the Bible Is Right About Sexual Morality and Practical Steps into Personal Purity

Proof That the Bible Is Right About Sexual Morality and Practical Steps into Personal Purity

The consequences of breaking God’s word are all around us today, from the public health crisis that is our pornography epidemic, to the threat of rising sexually transmitted infections as the coronavirus pandemic lessens, to the explosion of child pornography on the internet. Once again, God’s word is right. As I have noted in the past, human nature does not change, which means that we still face the same issues our ancestors faced in biblical times.

Joshua Harris and the Sexual Prosperity Gospel

Joshua Harris and the Sexual Prosperity Gospel

“Prosperity theology” says that God matches faith with financial blessing and physical well-being. Common in Pentecostal and charismatic circles and at the heart of popular ministries such as Joel Osteen’s and Kenneth Copeland’s, the teaching has made many pastors and circuit speakers quite rich.

It also implies that if you are poor or face health setbacks — well, that’s ultimately on you, friendo.