After showing that sex is not only intended for procreation and that the Bible does allow the regulation of reproduction, this articles evaluates the use of contraception by Christians. The author states that many contraceptives used are abortive in nature, and discourages Christians to use these contraceptives. He encourages Christians to wrestle with the issue of family planning, so that it may be done to the glory of God. The author discusses Scripture passages like Genesis 1:28, Genesis 38:8-10, Isaiah 14:27 and Psalm 127:3-5.
Source: Reformed Perspectives Magazine, 2001. 11 pages.