Marks of a Mature Christian: Episode 469
Featured musical artist: Liz Vice
Are You Mature?
Many people call themselves Christians, but we know from Scripture that a true Christian has a few distinct characteristics that evidence growth and the presence of spiritual fruit. What are some qualities to look for in yourself and others as evidence of the work of the Holy Spirit? How do we cultivate these traits? Our panel opens up the discussion.
OK Sex Is OK
Guests: Gary Thomas,
If you’ve watched any TV or movies lately, you’ve most likely been accosted by the world’s opinions on sex. More often than not, the culture’s assumptions and resulting storylines depict sex as a mind-blowing, almost pornified experience. It’s easy to assume that this is a 24/7 reality, even for Christians within marriage. Not so, says author and pastor Gary Thomas. In this interview, he argues that it’s perfectly fine to expect OK sex in your future marriage. What exactly does he mean? Listen in.
Guests: M.T. Wilson,
Our listener is grappling with insecurities, especially about his body, and they’re affecting his views of what sex will be like in marriage. It doesn’t help that porn has plagued his past. Fortunately counselor M.T. Wilson offers some hope.