Former Porn Actress' Exposé

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My friend and fellow Treasure wrote the following paper on porn for a class she is taking.  She combines true life experience and empirical data to paint a thought provoking picture of the lure of the porn industry and the realities behind it. The Lure of Pornography by Dorian Tardiff For many young women, the fantasy of the porn lifestyle …

Important Announcement

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Dear Friends and Treasures Supporters, In the spirit of honesty, openness and integrity, I think it is important that I share something that has been going on in my personal life with you… About a year and a half ago, my husband and I separated and are now going through a divorce. From the beginning of this season of my …

Strip Church Launched with X3!

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Hey Folks, We have some exciting news!  Treasures is partnering with XXX Church to launch a strip club outreach network called Strip Church!  Whoohoo!  See below for a message from XXX Church founder Craig Gross.   Details on registration are included. We are joining forces with Harmony Dust from Treasures Ministries in Los Angeles to expand our strip club outreach ministries. …

Looking for 50 People to Influence the World of Porn!

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I don’t think I am exaggerating when I say that Treasures has found the most strategic office space available for influencing the entire world of porn. As you may know, the San Fernando Valley has been named the Porn Capital of the World.  According to the HBO series Porn Valley, nearly 90% of all legally distributed pornographic films made in …

Christmas Sale, Outreach Update & More!

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Christmas Sale! Shop Treasures for Christmas this year and let your loved ones know how much you treasure them while supporting a worthy cause. Scars and Stilettos for $9.99  Prices as low as $3.99 Shop here: Store… Help a Mom in Need… Leaving the industry has its challenges. Many of the women we serve are single mothers who are struggling to …

New HIV Case in the Porn World

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News of a positive HIV test from an active adult performer broke Tuesday.  And while production on new films has been halted by several major companies, plenty more are continuing to film despite the threats of the recent news.  The number of performers that have been exposed to HIV is still not known. Porn is about fantasy.  But the truth …

Are You in Love with a Sex Addict?

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  Sex addiction is a family issue.  By definition, sex addiction is a “problem in which one engages in persistent and escalating patterns of sexual behavior despite increasing negative consequences to one’s self or others (American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy).  More often than not, the negative consequences the sexually addicted person suffers impact the people they love just …

Sexual Addiction Screening Test

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The Sexual Addiction Screening Test (SAST) is designed to assist in the assessment of sexually compulsive behavior which may indicate the presence of sex addiction. Developed in cooperation with hospitals, treatment programs, private therapists, and community groups, the SAST provides a profile of responses which help to discriminate between addictive and non-addictive behavior. Before starting the assessment we need basic information in order to build your profile.

Wounds and Stilettos

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If I had to come up with a word to describe Friday’s strip club outreach, it would be “breakthrough”.  From getting into a club for the 1st time in 7 years with gift bags, to talking to a manager who says he is leaving the industry in 3 weeks because “God told him to” and he wants to “follow in His …

Facing the Giants

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In the well-known story of David and Goliath, David faced and defeated his giant with a sling and a stone. Historically, in the days of Exodus, the Israelites had been afraid to enter the promised land because of the many ‘giants’ who inhabited that territory. It was the fear of the giants, not the giants themselves, that kept the people …