Life Application Questions:
In addition to procreation, what is the purpose and value of the physical relationship between husband and wife?
In what ways do the world, the flesh, and the devil try to corrupt, distort, and misuse sex, so that it works against marriage rather than for it?
What are God’s boundaries for sex, and why are they good, leading to real freedom and life?
With what comes close to religious fervor, the world promotes free sex. How can families and the church positively promote and encourage God’s life-giving plan for sex within marriage?
Resource of the Week:
“Intimacy,” the Sept. 23, 2022, episode of the Joyful Journey podcast. Listen or read the transcript here: https://www.faithlafayette.org/resources/podcast/intimacy
Helpful booklets for parents: My Kids Are Viewing Pornography by Tim Challies; Snooping on Your Kid by R. Nicholas Black
Finally Free by Heath Lambert, @2013, Zondervan.
Listen to part 1 of “The Briefing” from August 11, titled “From the Birds and the Bees to Comprehensive Sex Education,” found at this link: https://albertmohler.com/2022/08/11/briefing-8-11-22