When Good Men Are Tempted

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Men know all about their need for sexual purity. What they want is a plan that will enable them to attain it. In the midst of a culture that shouts 'Sex!' from every corner, men need a friend to talk honestly about how to master lust and achieve control over this crucial area of their lives.

Bill Perkins details a proven biblical strategy for sexual integrity. He shows men how to achieve a purity that will flow from their relationship with God and strengthen their self-respect, ...

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Overview

Men know all about their need for sexual purity. What they want is a plan that will enable them to attain it. In the midst of a culture that shouts 'Sex!' from every corner, men need a friend to talk honestly about how to master lust and achieve control over this crucial area of their lives.

Bill Perkins details a proven biblical strategy for sexual integrity. He shows men how to achieve a purity that will flow from their relationship with God and strengthen their self-respect, the sanctity of their marriage, and the security of their families. Perkins unfolds a three-part plan that will lead men to victory.

Updated to address current needs and cultural trends, When Good Men Are Tempted includes the latest information on Internet pornography. It also features 'Take Action' strategic steps and questions suitable for individual reflection or discussion in small groups.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780310274346
  • Publisher: Zondervan
  • Publication date: 8/28/2007
  • Edition description: Updated
  • Pages: 272
  • Sales rank: 562,036
  • Product dimensions: 5.31 (w) x 8.00 (h) x 0.69 (d)

Meet the Author

Bill Perkins's wit, insight, and penetrating stories make him a sought-after speaker for corporate and Christian groups. He has conducted business and leadership seminars across the country for companies such as Alaska Airlines and McDonald's. Bill has appeared on nationally broadcast radio and television shows, including The O'Reilly Factor. He addresses men's groups around the world and has conducted chapels for major league baseball teams.
Bill served as a senior pastor for 24 years and is the founder and CEO of Million Mighty Men. He is a graduate of the University of Texas and Dallas Theological Seminary.
Bill has authored or collaborated on 20 books, including When Good Men are Tempted, When Young Men are Tempted, The Journey, Six Battles Every Man Must Win, 6 Rules Every Man Must Break, When Good Men Get Angry, and The Jesus Experiment(forthcoming in fall 2011).
He and his wife, Cindy, live in West Linn, Oregon. They have three sons and two grandchildren. SPANISH BIO: Bill Perkins es fundador y presidente de Million Mighty Men (www.MillionMightyMen.com) y es autor de numerosos libros incluyendo los exitos de ventas como When Good Men Are Tempted, Six Rules Every Man Must Break, Six Battles Every Man Must Win, y Awaken the Leader Within. Es coautor de 'El Camino' y ha contribuido con Promise Keepers Men's Study Bible.
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Table of Contents


Introduction: A Case of Identity Theft     9
The Struggle
Why Naked Dogs Look So Dressed     15
Why Naked Women Look So Good     23
Why Other Women Look Better     37
The Power of Taboo-Charged Sex     54
The Thrill of Young Love     66
Admitting the Struggle
How Big Is Your Problem?     79
Three Ways to Lose the Battle     88
Crawl into the Cave and Drag Out the Bear     97
Grab the Grace of God     107
Finding Freedom
Count the Cost     125
Choose Your Master     134
Discover the New You     148
Four Steps to Freedom     155
Guard Your Thoughts     168
Break the Temptation Cycle     180
Living Free for the Rest of Your Life
The Four Phases of Friendship     193
What to Look for in a Friend     204
For Married Men Only     218
The M Word     234
For Wives Only     240
Tools for Tight Corners     246
A Final (Very Short) Story     261
Notes     265
Acknowledgments     269
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  • Posted March 4, 2011

    Great Read!

    Very well put together. The book was extremely helpful and provided much needed hope to being able to gain victory over sexual sin. Although the topic is an uncomfortable one, the book was difficult to put down.

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