The Perks of Sexual Purity
— Fellowship With Others
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Title: The Perks of Sexual
Purity — Fellowship With Others
Keywords: “fellowship” “humility” “purity”
Welcome to eXXit, the web site designed to help you
stand strong in the face of sexual temptation.
Passage: 1 John 1:7*
but if we walk in the light as He Himself is in
the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus
His Son cleanses us from all sin.
1. According to this, what is essential to our
knowing true fellowship with others?
2. What is the basis of this fellowship among
Pornography is a robber. For the Christian, a
choice to view and fantasize over pornography of any kind is a choice
to walk alone. It robs us of fellowship with others.
If we are
struggling with sexual sin and lack the humility to share that with
others, we place ourselves in the lonely position of trying to
maintain an appearance of walking in the light. Of course we are lying
in that case and our relationships with others suffer because we are
unable to be honest and transparent about our lives. No relationship
can grow in an atmosphere of untruth.
A choice to humbly admit
to other brothers or sisters in Christ the tendency to struggle with
porn will usher us back into the light — back into fellowship with
others. Since everyone has struggled with some kind of sin, you will
likely find understanding and encouragement. The grip of porn is
broken in our lives as we walk together in truth and in dependence
So, what will you choose today? Will you walk alone
in the dark land of Web porn, or will you walk in fellowship — in the
light — with other believers. Take action today and begin to enjoy the
encouragement of true fellowship with
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*"Scripture taken from the NEW AMERICAN STANDARD
BIBLE®, © Copyright The Lockman Foundation 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971,
1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995. Used by permission."