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How do you counsel a husband who has revealed a struggle with pornography to his wife?

Every pastor already faces this. Unfortunately, I fear the problem will only become more common in the future; that is marriage counseling as a result of a husband’s struggle with pornogrpahy. The work to restore trust and intimacy within a

Posted in Battling Sin

What is the most helpful kind of wife for a pastor?

Regardless the temperament of a pastor and the type of church he serves, most of us would agree that every church will have a wide spectrum of affection for their pastor.  Every church to some degree has church members who

Posted in Battling Sin, Home and Family, The Pastor's Soul

How does a girl understand a guy’s struggle with pornography?

For those unfamiliar with my older brother Scott, it is time to be introduced.  Scott is my older and only brother.  He is a lawyer.  He practiced law in Washington DC while serving as the chairman of the elders at Capitol Hill Baptist Church

Posted in Battling Sin, Book Recommendation

How do you minister to a child whose father has abandoned the family?

Last week, I was summoned by a 6-year-old little girl in my church.  I have a good relationship with her and she wanted to talk to the pastor, so I agreed.  Her mom brought her by our house one evening

Posted in Battling Sin, Home and Family, Oversight of Souls
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