It seems young men in western culture are avoiding trying any new adventurous things. The girls are though. Girls in today’s culture are encouraged to be all they can be and to not let themselves be held back by anything. Boys are encouraged to be more like girls. Male aggression is seen as something primitive and outdated. So now we have boys who are looking for someway to relieve their aggression. And so they turn to porn and video games.
The Church has the answer for these young men. In the Church young men can discover how to live out a Godly manly life the way God intended. The churches have to work hard at this if they want to reclaim the generation of young men struggling today.
Here’s an interesting article I read today…
Why Are So Many Men Hooked on Internet Porn & Video Games?
by Russell d. Moore
You know the guy I’m talking about. He spends hours into the night playing video games and surfing for pornography. He fears he’s a loser. And he has no idea just how much of a loser he is. For some time now, studies have shown us that porn and gaming can become compulsive and addicting. What we too often don’t recognize, though, is why.