James is one of the most powerful and beloved figures in Christian music, and is well known for her decision to wait until marriage for sex.She’s written books about waiting, hit songs about waiting, and even a book about married life waiting.
Josh Harris was a precociously intelligent, charismatic, and effective communicator of ideas he learned and developed from the belief system in which he was raised. The problem lies at the core of religious tradition, beginning with the sexual implications of the forbidden fruit shared by Adam and Eve—a story that cast suspicion over sexuality from the get-go.
The floors are swept and all that remained of our breakfast of biscuits and gravy and milk was the white crust around my sister Ruthie’s mouth. In the middle of this patchwork of our education is the spoon.
The dishwasher hummed and ratted and the counters were wiped clean.
Lust isn’t just a guy problem – it’s a human problem.
And unless we honestly confront it, lust will destroy our relationships and our lives.