For the Joy…

For the joy set before him he endured the cross, scorning its shame… — Hebrews 12:2b What is this joy thing that it would enable our Lord to endure such horrific suffering? According to the psychologists at Life Model (formerly Shepherd’s House) joy...

Be Still and Know…? Part 2

Last week, Gaelyn Rae Emerson, a woman of extraordinary talents as a PSA coach, speaker and writer shared a story capturing the spiritual crisis experienced by many betrayed wives. This week, we finish that article with God’s reply to his hurting daughter. Be...

Be Still and Know…?

This beautiful article, illustrating the spiritual crisis experienced by the majority of wives of sex addicts/men with problematic sexual behavior, was written several months ago by Gaelyn Rae Emerson. Gaelyn is a coach specialising in supporting wives who are...

Spiritual Warfare: Part 2

Last week I introduced the idea that our husband’s porn/sex addiction may provide an opening for spiritual attack on him… and us (as well as our family and community). As part of that discussion, I shared this free PDF resource from Deeper Walk...

Spiritual Warfare: for Wives of Sex Addicts

In Beyond Betrayal I quote counsellor, and recovered sex addict, Charles Finck as saying, When you’re dealing with sex addiction, you’re always looking at a spiritual issue as well. Sex addiction opens up the person wide enough for Satan to drive a Mac...

SA and Wife Blaming: Part 2

Last week our guest blogger, Jane Howcroft, shared insights from scripture on a common lie about lust—that men won’t do it (or sexually act out) if they’re being satisfied sexually by their wife. Today, Jane is going to further dismantle the lies in...