The Matthew XVIII Group began as a ministry that would review Christian sex education curriculum and write reviews. Following the Matthew 18:15-17 process founder Audrey Werner began with the oldest Christian sex education series and met with leaders, authors, publishers of the Learning About Sex Series published by Concordia Publishing House. With the help of Eunice Ray (founder of RSVP America), Dr. Judith Reisman (leading expert on Dr. Alfred Kinsey), Rev. Christopher Mitchell (author of the Song of Songs Commentary), and Col. Ronald Ray (retired Marine, constitutional lawyer, and former Asst. to the Sec. of Defense under the Reagan administration) Audrey put together the following document which was presented to Lutheran leaders from Concordia and Lutherans for Life on October 31, 2001.