Family Chat Resources

Below is a list of resources Pastor Carl referred to during his Family Chat Series:

Online Resources:
Focus on the Family provides relevant Christian advice on marriage, parenting and other topics. Find practical resources for every age and life stage.
Help for men and women struggling with porn, secret habits and shame. Includes Panic Button: Ask any question and get an answer in 30 minutes or less.
Live a porn free life with the power of internet accountability.
Helps people overcome porn by monitoring internet activity and sending a report to a trusted friend who holds you accountable for your online choices.
Parental Controls for internet access for the entire family.
Information on Sexuality, Cultural Themes and God's Character.
Christ Centered Freedom for those enslaved by sexual addiction.
In a generation overwhelmed by conflicting messages about love, lust and relationships, Moral Revolution is a company of radicals helping to define healthy sexuality. We promote a culture of love, honor, respect and freedom by providing resources that equip and empower society to live in wholeness.

Pure Desire Digital Downloadable Resources:

Sexual Addiction Screening Test
Working Through Dangerous Scenarios
Accountability for Those who Struggle
Commitment to Change Worksheet
Recovery Action Plan
Faster Relapse Awareness Scale

Recommended Reading:

The Tech Wise Family by Andy Crouch
Every day steps for putting technology in it's proper place.

Talk Now and Later: Get ready to talk to your children about the big issues of life - now and later.

Good Pictures and Bad Pictures by Kristen A Jenson and Gail Poyner: a comfortable, read-aloud story about a mom and dad who teach their child what pornography is, why it's dangerous, and how to reject it.

Screens and Teens by Kathy Koch
If you feel like you're losing your teen to technology, you're not alone. Dr. Kathy equips you to keep your family connected.

Pure Desire, Ted Roberts
Pure Desire is devoted to healing men and women who have become addicted to sexual behaviors harmful to their social, family, and spiritual well being.

Every Man’s Battle, Stephen Arterburn
From the television to the Internet, print media to videos, men are constantly faced with the assault of sensual images. It is impossible to avoid such temptations...but, thankfully, not impossible to rise above them.

Don’t Call It Love, Patrick Carnes
Recovering from sexual addiction.

Mending a Shattered Heart, Patrick Carnes
Many unsuspecting people wake up every day to discover their loved one, the one person whom they are supposed to trust completely, has been living a life of lies and deceit because they suffer from a disease--sex addiction. This is a disease shrouded in secrecy and shame.

The Sexual Man, Archibald Hart
Based of groundbreaking nationwide research, The Sexual Man refutes the current myths surrounding male sexuality, providing a psychologically sound, biblically respectful view of what men secretly think and feel about important sexual issues.

Sex Matters by Jonathan McKee
The Unedited Truth About Sex
· Is hooking up really wrong?
· What about living together if you fall in love?
· If the Bible bans sex before marriage . . . is everything else fair game?
· What about same-sex relationships? Since when does God deny any kind of true love?

Gay awareness book by Landon Schott

Additional videos and resources:
Search: Trapped: Finding Freedom from Pornography - Mart De Haan

Trinity Life Groups

Men's Life Group: Conquer Series
Men's Fraternity Life Group
Women's Life Group: Mending the Soul

Marriage & Divorce Resources:
The Marriage Toolbox Trinity Life Group

Divorce Care by Steve Grissom:
Hope, Help and Healing During and After Your Divorce.


Digital Downloadable Resources:

Axis Parent's Guide to Snapchat
Axis Parent's Guide to Sexting

Thomas Mandry Presentation: Parental Controls in a High Tech World
Parental Controls in a High-Tech World (PowerPoint PDF)
Parental Controls in a High-Tech World (Handout)

Biblical Life Coaching:

Pastor Stacy Ward, ACC

Denise Dietz, Biblical Life Coach

Pastoral Prayer & Support:

Contact us to speak with a pastor for prayer and pastoral support:




Counseling Services:

Sexual Addiction:
Mark White,  PhD, LMFT

Tim White, MA, LMFT

Gabrielle Keenum