Have you ever heard the phrase “commercial sexual exploitation”? If you’ve been tracking with Exodus Cry recently you’ve probably seen or heard that phrase used. But what exactly does it mean and why does it matter? Commercial sexual exploitation (CSE) is what happens to anyone sold in the sex industry. It’s in many ways synonymous...
When the Anti-Choice Choose By Joyce Arthur / Abortion is a highly personal decision that many women are sure they'll never have to think about until they're suddenly faced with an unexpected pregnancy. But this can happen to anyone, including women who are strongly anti-choice. So what does an anti-choice woman do when she experiences an unwanted pregnancy herself? Frequently, she opts for the solution she would deny to other women -- abortion.
What Does the Shutting Down of Exodus International Mean for the Christian Church?
I'm working on a project with a local professor called The Atheist Voice in which I tackle some burning question people often ask atheists. Today, we tackled current events -- Alan Chambers' apology to the LGBTQ community, the closing of Exodus International, and what it all means for the Christian
Fear of the Lord - lifehopeandtruth.com A healthy fear of God includes the fear of the consequences of disobedience. There may be times of temptation or trial when we may forget some of the better reasons for obeying God, and that is when we had better think of the consequences (Exodus 20:20).
While many people have quit smoking or drinking by the power of the human will, the problem of the heart and tongue cannot be solved by human will power. It takes the power of the resurrected Christ within us to control the tongue, and that power is available only to those who turn their lives over to Him (Romans 8:10–14). As with so many things in life, “with men this is impossible, but with God all things are possible” (Matthew 19:26).