Alex Ward: Suggestions for a More Holistic Purity Culture

We were wrong about purity culture. It was damaging and repressive. That is the claim of a Lutheran pastor who is asking men and women to...

Book Review: ‘Shameless: A Sexual Reformation’ by Nadia Bolz-Weber

Book Review by Wesley Hill: 2/5 stars A few years ago I was listening to NPR while driving, and I almost pulled the car over...

Christian Sexual Purity Movement Remains Undaunted by Modern Critics

Amid new claims sexual abstinence pledges harm teen girls, an early leader in the evangelical purity movement says he does not "second-guess the rightness...

Barna Survey Finds Vast Majority of Protestant Pastors Were Approached for Help With Adultery,...

OMRO, Wis. (BP) -- A great majority of Protestant pastors were approached by staff or members for help with marital infidelity, premarital sex, pornography...

Young People Are Having Less Sex: Major Study Aims to Find Out Why

American teenagers and young adults are having less sex. To the relief of many parents, educators, and clergy members who care about the health and well-being of...

Survey Finds Most Pastors Don’t Feel Qualified to Address Issues of Sex & Abuse...

New research reveals that while pastors routinely face questions about sexuality issues, particularly areas of pain and brokenness, few feel qualified to speak to...
New documentary Silicone Soul features Chicago man John, who lives in a trailer in a retirement community, and his 'wife,' Jackie - a sex doll he married on the Jerry Springer show

Sad and Sick: Men in Love With $7,000 Sex Dolls; Subculture of ‘iDollators’ Exposed...

The staff at John & Tony’s Steakhouse in West Chicago know the couple well: There’s 54-year-old John – a genial man with a big,...

Pornography Is Making Many Young, Healthy Men Unable to Have Sex With Their Wives...

At first glance, Sebastien Smith looks like a young man in the prime of life. The 29-year-old goes to the gym most days, has...

Study Shows Fewer Sexual Partners Before Marriage Equals Greater Happiness in Marriage

New research reveals that marriages are quantifiably happier if the couple had fewer sexual partners prior to their wedding day. Writing at the Institute for Family...

John Stonestreet and Roberto Rivera on the Bad Things That Happen When Sex Is...

When sex is divorced from marriage and procreation, bad things happen. Of the many cases that prove this point, here's another. A recent story in...

Carl Thomas: 3 Ways to Look and Not Lust

If you are a guy and have been involved in some sort of accountability group (like an X3group), no doubt the subject of "lust" has...

Are You Married and Trying to Get Pregnant? Here’s Why You Should Have Sex...

Couples who are trying to have a child together may benefit from having sex twice in one night - and not for the obvious...

Study Suggests Having Sex Once a Week Can Make You Feel 15 Years Younger

Having sex at least once a week can help you feel as much as 15 years younger, a study suggests. Over-50s say that over a...

New Study Says People Who Use Tinder While in a Relationship Are More Likely...

Using Tinder while in a committed relationship is linked to psychopathy, a new study reveals. According to recent research published in the journal of Computers...

Eric Black on Sex: The Good We Wouldn’t Talk About and the Evil We...

For those who have been sexually abused and assaulted, what follows may be difficult to read. I’ve heard a few jokes that start out, “A...

“Dear Abby” Advises ‘Pious’ Christian Couple Who Are Worried Church Folk May Find Out...

by Abigail Van Buren DEAR ABBY: My wife and I have been married 25 years and have three adult children who no longer live with us....

Some People Are Not Happy About Tyler Perry Speaking at Lakewood Church Due to...

This past weekend, producer and actor Tyler Perry was the main speaker in all three services at Lakewood Church. Pastor Joel Osteen invited him...

Scottish Pastor Who Challenged Lesbian Christian Music Artist Vicky Beeching Says Intimidation Is Overtaking...

A Scottish pastor who wrote an open letter to Christian music artist Vicky Beeching about her new book promoting LGBT theology is warning the...

Rachel Gilson: Truth and Mercy Triumph Over Judgment With Sexual Sin

In today’s cultural climate, conversations around human sexuality unravel before they even get started. Those of us who hold to the traditional biblical view...

Christian Missionary Shares the Lessons She Learned After 3 Years of Celibacy

This month marks my third year of abstinence. That’s right, I’ve had zero sex for three whole years, and I couldn’t be happier. When I...