by Robin Williams, Facilitator of the Blazing Grace Wives Support Group
Blazing Grace offers a prayer and support group for wives who are hurting and wounded by their husband's sexual addiction or adultery. The group is open not only to those who are married but to those who are engaged or considering marriage. For a couple of years, I was a participant on the call as the wife of someone struggling with an addiction to pornography. Around 2004, the discovery of my ...
We've added a new video page to the site. We'll be providing you with videos on recovery from porn addiction, healing from adultery, porn and the church, and more... with content that isn't often heard in churches, but needs to be. Among others, we'll offer "Blazing Grace Sermons"... a sermon on masturbation will be one of our first.
In our newest video, Mike Genung shares his 20 year journey to freedom from porn addiction:
By Mike Genung
December 18, 1865: The thirteenth amendment, which outlaws slavery, is officially integrated into the U.S. Constitution and becomes law. Slaves in the U.S. are now legally free to walk away from bondage and into the freedom they’ve wanted all of their life. You would have thought that slaves everywhere would have rejoiced as they reveled in their new-found freedom and walked off the plantations, yet this often wasn’t the case. Most black persons stayed where they were and acted ...
By Mike Genung
What should the church’s response be when a pastor is ensnared in porn addiction or adultery? Take out the pitchforks, and chase him out of town with a command never to return? One pastor who struggled with porn told me he was afraid that if he shared his failures to his elder board that he was sure he would be out the door.
Here’s my take.
If the pastor refuses to get help or give up the sin, I see no ...