It has been observed that we live in a "pornified" world. Our culture pressures us to conform to the sexual images and lifestyles that are contrary to God’s Word. In Sunday’s message we heard this stat: In 2016 alone, more than 4.6 billions hours of porn were watched on the world’s largest porn site, and 79% of men between the ages of 18 and 30 view pornography at least monthly. And pornography is not isolated to just men.
Romans 12:1-2 is an exhortation to live differently, to not be molded to the pressures of culture.
How does pornography contrast with how Jesus, Paul, and Peter told men to treat women?
Do you think pornography could have lasting negative effects on your relationships with each other?
How does the prevalence of erotic imagery in our society affect women’s self-images and sense of self-worth?
Guys, what trash do you need to take out?
Ladies, have you bought the lie of our culture’s view of women?
In Romans 12:1-2, what words should describe our lives as living sacrifices? Are these true of you?
In what areas of thinking do you need to renew your mind with God’s Word?