Porn: How to Biblically Handle a Growing Epidemic

A Barna group study found that 67% of young men and 49% of young women found that viewing pornography was acceptable. Did you know that the average exposure to porn is 11… 35% of all downloads are porn… 25% of all searches are porn related… 70% of all men 18-24 visit a site at least once a month… there is NO difference between the numbers outside of church than those sitting in church on Sunday mornings? In fact, the #1 day for viewing porn is on Sundays. Come learn how to address a growing epidemic and help others find freedom. 

Presenter: Greg Hintz
Greg (GP) Hintz is a Senior Pastor, church planter, speaker and author. He began church work in Northeast Ohio and is currently located in Wickenburg, Arizona outside of Phoenix. He is the pastor of a growing congregation called “THE PLACE Church”.

In addition to his pastoral responsibilities, Greg has worked hard to help people wherever they may be. He has been actively involved in mission work in Brazil, Mexico, Jamaica, Africa and even New Orleans. He is also the author of 3 books which range on subject matter, but all center on helping people develop to be used by God at a greater level.

His first book, “THE BEST: a life manifesto” is centered on taking every area of your life and reaching the next level. From your mind to your emotional health to your biceps, every area is addressed and transformed. Next, he wrote “Facebook Jesus: How to Use Facebook to Build and Grow a Church”. This book explains how you can use Facebook for free advertising, church organization and to build great synergy amongst your congregation. Finally, he wrote “Porn Again: Breaking the Death Grip of Pornography” with recovered sex addict and therapist Greg Struve. This book is written through the perspective of a pastor and a therapist. They go back and forth in each chapter and provide the reader with an incredibly compelling narrative that helps people find freedom from pornography.

Greg has four wonderful children and a beautiful wife. His kids range in age from 17 to 2. Together, they work hard to make a difference in their community.