First, one needs to admit both to himself and to God that he has a problem. So, what should parents say to their kids about this subject? Dec 28, 8. As for the emotional consequences of masturbation, only four circumstances should give us cause for concern. Understandable in this day and age of "enlightenment and political correctness", that there should be defenders of this act, because in this day and age every act needs defending from someone elses beliefs. That guilt has the potential to do considerable psychological and spiritual damage.
James Dobson says, Masturbation is not an issue with God. Is he right?
The fact you are concerned about sharing your sex life with the one for whom you love is something I wish there was more of these days. The word generally is defined as: That is one of the 10 commandments. Family Talk Radio Stations. Tex, are you saying that for someone to masturbate, they have to be thinking of their neighbor's wife?
Because I deal with so many Christian young people who are torn apart with guilt over masturbation; they want to stop and just can't. It is interesting to me, however, that Scripture does not address this subject except for a single reference in the Old Testament to a man named Onan. Otherwise, you sound like a healthy man to me who is concerned that what you do is OK with God. In fact, I'm not so sure that I wasn't using my Webster's pocket-sized edition to look up buttocks or fart at the time I discovered the title of Tape Three.
The kind of obscenity available to teenagers today has the capacity to grab and hold a boy for the rest of his life. If you are one of them, please forgive me. If its such a necessary part of development and its healthy and all that, then i can assume that Christ masturbated, correct? That is a certainty. So is masturbation a sin? Dec 28,