ISSUES Spring 2013

Spring 2013 Vol. 46, No. 2

The Sexual Revolution: How Can the Church Respond?



  • “Reflections" by Rev. Dr. Brian L. Friedrich, President
  • “Sexuality as a Witness of God's Love" by Deaconess Ruth McDonnell
  • “What Being 'Pro Life' Truly Means" by Paul Robert Sauer
  • "Behavioral Safeguards and the Christian University: My Personal Observations about Human Sexuality" by Rev. Dr. Kevin E. Voss


  • “The High Cost of the Sexual Revolution" by Dr. Gene Edward Veith, Jr. 
  • “Theological Reflections toward Christian Sexual Ethics" by Rev. Dirk Reek
  • “Sexuality: What Congregations, Parents, Pastors, and Teachers Need to Teach" by Roger Sonnenberg

Book Reviews

  • "On the Meaning of Sex" reviewed by Justin Hannemann
  • "The New Testament on Sexuality" reviewed by Terence R. Groth
  • "Adam and Eve After the Pill: Paradoxes of the Sexual Revolution" reviewed by Rev. Ryan Matthias
  • "Clean: A Proven Plan for Men Committed to Sexual Integrity" reviewed by Dr. Paul Vasconcellos
  • "Surfing for God: Discovering the Divine Desire Beneath Sexual Struggle" reviewed by Dr. Russ Moulds
  • "Premarital Sex in America: How Young Americans Meet, Mate, and Think about Marrying" reviewed by Dr. Kathy K. Miller