Intended for Pleasure: Sex Technique and Sexual Fulfillment in Christian Marriage
"Dr. Wheat identifies the sexual problems we've been hesitant to reveal and offers solutions. It is a most helpful balance of the scriptural and the sensual--the technique and the practical. I warmly recommend it."See All
J. Allam Petersen
Director of Family Concern
"The most medically accurate description of sexual function in the male and female available today. This material is presented in wholesome terms that would be of help to any married or soon-to-be married couple."See All
Product Description: God gave humankind the gift of sex. But many couples don't experience the kind of joy and fulfillment God intended. If you've ever been frustrated with a lack of intimacy in your marriage, or if you just want to know more about how you can get the most out of your relationship, Intended for Pleasure is for you.
This honest and frank resource will answer your questions about sex and sexuality, improving sexual response, sex techniques for pregnancy, birth control, sex at any age, solutions for sexual problems, and much more. All of the questions you've been afraid to ask (or didn't even know to ask!) are answered right here.
A classic for thirty years, Intended for Pleasure is an easy-to-read reference book that combines biblical teaching on love and marriage with the latest medical information on sex and sexuality. This popular resource gently encourages married couples to make their sexual relationship the fulfilling experience it was meant to be. This is a complete sex manual with basic facts, illustrations, and frank discussion of all facets of human sexuality. A perfect gift for newlyweds and a sourcebook for pastors and marriage counselors, this book has helped more than a million people understand and enjoy the gift God intended for pleasure.
In this fourth edition you will enjoy a new foreword by Dennis Rainey, as well as updated medical information and resources.
Published May 2010
About the Author
Ed Wheat, MD (1926-2001) was a family physician for decades and an authority on premarital and marital counseling.