For many men and women, masturbation is an area that brings deep shame, which often drives an addictive cycle of medicating emotional wounds and confused feelings of God’s believed disappointment.
The Bible does not mention masturbation by name. That means we must ask some questions to apply the appropriate principles from God’s Word to find His perspective on the issue.
This question rings in every man’s mind, usually in the teenage – is masturbation wrong? is masturbation safe? does it cause sexual impotence? Here is an attempt to unearth a few facts about an act, which almost every man indulges with.., Masturbation.
Why masturbation? Masturbation is a safe method of evacuating the sperm along with semen, which is naturally secreted in the testis.
Masturbation could be a sign of good mental and physical health. (Did you ever heard that one feels like masturbating during fever or any other physical illness?)
The act of masturbation with homosexual (or other immoral) fantasy and/or use of pornography reinforces the struggle. The more you fantasize on a behavior the more you will want to act out the fantasy.
But is it good to masturbate?