Adam was faced with a decision when his wife brought the forbidden fruit to him. In choosing to follow her and eating the fruit he rejected his Maker. Who now would be his source of comfort? Eve was given to Adam to be a helper. Could she help him endure the terrible change in relationship Adam now sustained to God? How did the fall of man change the marriage relation? What affect did it have on the gift of sexuality and the directive to be fruitful and multiply?
Today there are approximately 125000 abortions performed every day or between 40 to 50 million every year. The human race is now killing nearly a quarter of its potential population in order to prevent children. The dramatic rise in porn through means of the internet and the focus on sexual fantasy provides still more evidence of men and women seeking an elusive comfort in sex. The book of Romans provides a clear sequence of descent into destruction when humanity turns from the true character of God and seeks pleasure, comfort, and fulfilment in sex outside of its original design.
What is God’s purpose for sex in the marriage relation? What is the biblical response to the rise of same sex marriage? What does a person do in the case of divorce of remarriage? These are some of the questions addressed in this book.