Church & Culture

Family Talk on Pornography

Phillip Foster is our guest speaker today. He’s a licensed clinical psychologist in Bloomington, IL. Visit his website at

What was your initial reaction when you learned we’d be covering the topic of

pornography this morning?

I have never seen a positive benefit in using porn, only individuals scarred,

relationships damaged, lives ruined, and marriages destroyed.

What science tells us:

What Scripture says:

Sexual immorality—I Cor. 6:18

Lust and adultery—Matt. 5:28; Heb. 13:4

Is God some kind of killjoy?

A victimless crime?  I Peter 3

What God intended

The gain

Porneia = evil

Romans 7

The answer to our dilemma: