Intended for Pleasure: Sex Technique and Sexual Fulfillment in Christian Marriage

Intended for Pleasure: Sex Technique and Sexual Fulfillment in Christian Marriage

by Ed MD Wheat, Gaye Wheat

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God gave humankind the gift of sex. But many couples don't experience the kind of joy and fulfillment God intended. If you've ever been frustrated with a lack of intimacy in your marriage, or if you just want to know more about how you can get the most out of your relationship, Intended for Pleasure is for you. This honest and frank resource will answer your questions about sex and sexuality, improving sexual response, sex techniques for pregnancy, birth control, sex at any age, solutions for sexual problems, and much more. All of the questions you've been afraid to ask (or didn't even know to ask!) are answered right here.

A perfect gift for newlyweds and a trusted resource for pastors and marriage counselors, this classic book has helped more than a million people understand and enjoy the gift God intended for pleasure.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780800741013
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
Publication date: 01/11/2022
Edition description: 4th Edition
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 167,941
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Ed Wheat, MD (1926-2001) was a family physician for decades and an authority on premarital and marital counseling. His wife, Gaye Wheat (1929-2020), presented Christian Home seminars with her husband.

Table of Contents

Foreword Dennis Rainey 9

Preface to the Fourth Edition 11

Preface to the Third Edition 13

Acknowledgments 15

1 Intended for Pleasure 17

2 Finding God's Design 23

3 Choosing to Love 34

4 Understanding the Basics 43

5 One Flesh: The Techniques of Lovemaking 80

6 Solutions to Common Problems 91

7 For the Preorgasmic Wife: Fulfillment Ahead 111

8 For the Husband with Erectile Dysfunction: Fulfillment Again 121

9 The Power of Sexual Intimacy 135

10 The "Perfect" Wife (by Gaye Wheat) 148

11 Planning and Achieving Parenthood 162

12 Sex during Pregnancy 204

13 Sex after 60 … 70 … 80 … 212

14 Sexually Transmitted Diseases 222

15 Answers to Your Questions 237

16 All Love, All Liking, All Delight 254

17 Your Marriage: A Private Little Kingdom 259

Suggested Reading 265

Recommended CDs 267

Subject Index 269

Scripture Index 281

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