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Our hope is to see a revival of sexual integrity and dignity throughout the Bride of Christ. To that end, we invite guests on for candid and raw discussions around sexual ethics, pornography, sex trafficking, singleness, marriage, and everything in between. Produced by Proven Ministries.

Our hope is to see a revival of sexual integrity and dignity throughout the Bride of Christ. To that end, we invite guests on for candid and raw discussions around sexual ethics, pornography, sex trafficking, singleness, marriage, and everything in between. Produced by Proven Ministries.

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United States

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Our hope is to see a revival of sexual integrity and dignity throughout the Bride of Christ. To that end, we invite guests on for candid and raw discussions around sexual ethics, pornography, sex trafficking, singleness, marriage, and everything in between. Produced by Proven Ministries.

Twitter:

@PROVENMen

Language:

English

Contact:

301-514-6791


Episodes

Is Porn Really A Problem??

4/7/2021
Is porn a problem, or is porn just a way we medicate our deeper problems? Here are three studies that look at the impacts of pornography! Check out the Purity Assessment! Click here for the Porn Studies! Support the show (https://www.provenmen.org/protectors/)

Duration:00:11:40

Following Jesus in a Pornographic Age w/ Dr. Matt Tan

3/31/2021
Porn and hook up culture steal our attention and our affections away from the people in our lives who matter. Matt Tan joins us to reimagine what it looks like to follow Jesus after pornography. Take Free Purity Assessment! Matthew Tan is the Dean of Studies at Vianney College, the seminary of the Diocese of Wagga Wagga. Previously, he was senior lecturer in theology at the University of Notre Dame Australia, and was a research and formation officer in the Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney....

Duration:01:09:52

The Orgasm Gap w/ Sheila Gregoire

3/24/2021
Sheila Gregoire joins us to talk about the sexual disconnect between men and women, and what it looks like to for men and women to actually know and be known by one another. Sheila and Shane talk through the orgasm gap, erectile dysfunction, vaginismus, and so much more! Get Sheila's book here: The Great Sex Rescue Sheila Gregoire is a speaker, a blogger, an award-winning author, and a wife and mom. She loves speaking to women and encouraging them in authentic relationships with God, with...

Duration:00:46:54

Sex as Salvation w/ Joshua Ryan Butler

3/17/2021
Author and pastor Joshua Ryan Butler joins us to discuss what God has to say about sex. Josh helps us to see the beauty of sex, and he helps us to see what happens when that beauty is exploited and abused. Get the Lent Proven Path book here! Check out the podcast video here! Joshua love helping people who wrestle with some of the tough topics of the Christian faith. I wrote two books on this theme: The Skeletons in God’s Closet: The Mercy of Hell, The Surprise of Judgment, The Hope of...

Duration:00:54:39

Transgenderism w/ Preston Sprinkle

3/10/2021
Preston Sprinkle joins the Naked Gospel for our first conversation on transgenderism. In this episode, Shane and Preston explore what transgenderism is and how Christians should approach transgenderism. Check out Preston's latest book Embodied: Transgender Identities, the Church, and What the Bible Has to Say Watch this episode at: https://www.thenakedgospel.org Get the Proven Path for let at here! Preston Sprinkle (Ph.D.) is an international speaker and a New York Times bestselling...

Duration:00:48:35

Being Single in the Church w/ Hope Johnson

3/3/2021
Is singleness just a waiting period till marriage? What is the place of singles in the Church? What does it mean to have the gift of singleness? Hope Johnson joins us to explore these questions and so many more! Watch this podcast at: thenakedgospel.org Hope Johnson is a writer based in Upstate New York whose passion is writing through the hard questions of the Christian life in pursuit of the truth. She most often writes about her journey with Jesus through unexpected singleness, and she...

Duration:00:52:03

Ravi Zacharias

3/2/2021
If our churches and organizations don't have policies and procedures in place to support leaders and workers then something is terribly wrong! Here's the latest update about Ravi Zacharias! For recent podcast conversation: thenakedgospel.org For sexual integrity resources check out: https://www.provenmen.org/ Report about Ravi: https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/rzimmedia.rzim.org/assets/downloads/Report-of-Investigation.pdf Letter from RZIM Board of Directors:...

Duration:00:05:44

Pastoring and Porn w/ Pastor Ken Roberts

2/24/2021
Ken is our first ever pastor to come onto the show and discuss his previous failings with pornography and what it looks like to pastor in a pornographic age. watch the episode at: https://www.thenakedgospel.org Kenny is a husband to his wife Jenna of eight years and father to Lillie who is almost 3 years old. He has been in full-time ministry as a pastor for almost 10 years now and currently pastors at MissionWay Church in Jacksonville, Florida. He hosts two podcasts - Cowford Catechism...

Duration:00:43:52

An Impossible Marriage and Same-Sex Attraction w/ Laurie Krieg

2/17/2021
Author, speaker, and writer, Laurie Krieg, joins us to discuss marriage, sex, one-ness, attraction, and so much more! Read Laurie and Matt's story here! What this episode here! Laurie Krieg is a speaker, author, and Hole in My Heart Podcast host whose mission is to equip Jesus-followers with a gospel-centered approach to sexuality. Laurie speaks and trains extensively about the gospel, sexuality, and marriage–often alongside licensed therapist and her husband, Matt Krieg. Check out...

Duration:00:34:58

Masturbation, Polyamory, and Divorce w/ Rev. Dr. David Instone-Brewer

2/10/2021
The Rev Dr David Instone-Brewer joins us this episode to talk through what the Bible has to say (and doesn't have to say!) about masturbation, polygamy/polyamory, divorce, and so much more. Rev Dr David Instone-Brewer is an Honorary Research Fellow of Tyndale House, Cambridge, specialising in ancient Jewish background to the Bible. He brings a pastoral heart to scholarly issues, which he communicates in both widely read and academic publications. He exercises his other love - computer...

Duration:00:45:19

Pornography and Christology w/ Dr. Matt Tan

2/3/2021
What are the things in our culture that are shaping us and what are they shaping us into? Dr. Matt Tan walks us through the ways that sex and porn shape our humanity. Matthew Tan is the Dean of Studies at Vianney College, the seminary of the Diocese of Wagga Wagga. Previously, he was senior lecturer in theology at the University of Notre Dame Australia, and was a research and formation officer in the Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney. He is the author of two books, his most recent being...

Duration:01:02:05

Living through the Sex Industry w/ Harmony Dust

1/27/2021
Harmony grew up in the world of the sex industry, until she met Jesus. Come hear about how Harmony went from exotic dancing to intentionally loving the lonely and lost. Watch the interview video here! HARMONY GRILLO, MSW FOUNDER & EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Survivor of exploitation turned UCLA honor student, Harmony’s goal is to help women and girls entrenched in sexual exploitation find freedom. Armed with personal experience, evidence-based theories and a Master’s Degree in Social Work, she...

Duration:00:41:29

Porn and PornHub

1/20/2021
A massive victory against PornHub and porn in general. Here's how it happened! Watch this video at: https://youtu.be/lP43fhodspU Exodus Cry Petition and Trafficking Hub New York Times Article: The Children of Pornhub" Support the show (https://www.provenmen.org/protectors/)

Duration:00:07:01

Dr. Curt Thompson: Sex and Shame

1/13/2021
Shame, regret, guilt, humiliation. We've all experienced these emotions, but more than that, these emotions have shaped our most intimate moments. Psychiatrist, researcher, and author, Dr. Curt Thompson, joins the Naked Gospel to help us see the impact that shame has on our relationships and on our bodies. Watch this podcast at: https: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X3g7ZzcwQ5E&t Psychiatrist, speaker and author Curt Thompson connects our intrinsic desire to be known with the need to tell...

Duration:01:03:30

Learning About Sex Trafficking w/ Emily Worsham

1/6/2021
Is there any connection between hooking up and sex trafficking? What's the relationship between sex trafficking and pornography? And is sex trafficking only something that takes place in distance lands or does it happen in our own country? Join us as we sit down with Emily Worsham from Freedom 4/24. Support this podcast at: https://donate.givedirect.org/?cid=4942 Emily Worsham has been on staff with Freedom 4/24 since 2014. She has had the privilege of working with victims and survivors of...

Duration:00:32:23

The Naked Gospel Podcast: Holiday Update

12/2/2020
During the month of December we are taking a brief break from our regularly scheduled posting to enjoy the holiday season. But we wanted to continue to provide you all with content so we will be posting podcast highlights onto our youtube so that you still have content to enjoy! You can check out that content here! Thank you for investing your time with us and for making space this year to consider what it looks like to follow Jesus with our bodies and imaginations. And if You're...

Duration:00:05:46

Is Porn Actually a Problem?? — with Ted Shimer

11/25/2020
When it comes to pornography, many of us can't help but wonder how harmful pornography actually is. In this episode, Shane asks subject-matter expert Ted Shimer all the questions he's wanted to ask about pornography. Check out Ted's book The Freedom Fight: The New Drug and the Truths that Set Us Free Support this podcast at: https://donate.givedirect.org/?cid=4942 Ted Shimer has mentored men since 1991 with the collegiate ministry Student Mobilization. He received his MABS from Dallas...

Duration:00:59:40

Officer Scott Medlin: Porn and Depression in Police Culture

11/18/2020
Officer Scott Medlin joins us today to help us see into how porn and hookup culture are impacting those in the police force. Give Here: To help us continue doing what we do and have your gift doubled by an anonymous sponsor Scott Medlin has worked as a Police Officer since 2007. Prior to that, he was in the United States Marine Corps. He also attended college. He was deployed for Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003 and 2005. Once he was honorably discharged from the Marine Corps and earned his...

Duration:00:50:22

Dr. Carl Trueman: What the Heck is the Sexual Revolution?

11/11/2020
In this episode, Shane sits down with historian Carl Trueman to discuss his latest book on the Sexual Revolution: The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self. Watch on Youtube: https://youtu.be/YYBME2eBv0k Our culture is largely addicted to porn, casual sex has replaced honest dating, and our movies and malls are hyper-sexualized—all due to the Sexual Revolution. But how many of us can actually define what the Sexual Revolution is/was? Is it an event? An ongoing phenomenon? Or something else...

Duration:00:42:19

A Husband and Wife who were Addicted to Porn: An Interview with Marshall and Jill Shank

11/4/2020
Jill and Marshall have been married for over four years. But before they got married, they both had porn addictions. In this episode, Shane interviews them to see what kind of impact porn had upon their marriage and how they have known redemption in their intimacy. Watch on Youtube:https://youtu.be/fie3kD0rkKg If you're struggling: For Men: https://www.provenmen.org/nopornnovember/ For Women: https://www.provenmen.org/nopornnovember/ For Wives:...

Duration:00:40:21