By Edwin Christiaan | April 30, 2021
There is an epidemic of sex addicts in our society which includes countless married Christian men.
Sex addiction involves many sinful sexual behaviors like infidelity, pornography, cyber-sex, phone-sex, buying sex, masturbation, exhibitionism, bestiality, rape, and incest.
Sexual addiction provides an emotional escape through sinful sexual activity, but it always ends up spiraling out of control, bringing about devastating consequences. It causes the addict to do hazardous and irrational things which will get them into serious problems with the Law and result in being arrested for things like prostitution and solicitation of sex with minors.
Sex addiction causes someone to become more and more secretive as they withdraw from socializing with family and friends in order to devote all their time to their sexual escapades.
Instead of enjoying a fulfilling sexual life within his marriage, where he seeks to serve and please his wife (see 1. Corinthians 7:3), the sex-addicted husband chooses to soothe his own inner struggles by selfishly applying sex as a source of relief and comfort. He uses sex to [...]