purity

Have We Made an Idol Out of Sexual Purity?

I’ll never forget the look on her face as she shared the story of her…

Living Together Before You’re Married Is a Bad Idea

I’ve been engaged for a little over a year now, and during this time, many…

Does ‘Purity’ Still Matter?

How do you know when you love someone? How do you know when you love…

What ‘Waiting’ Looks Like When You’ve Already Had Sex

One morning in college, I woke up, got ready and drove to a church to buy…

How I’m Overcoming Shame in My Sex Life

Lately, I’ve seen a lot of discussion about the effects of the Evangelical purity culture…

4 Lies the Church Taught Me About Sex

I’ve heard people say that growing up as an evangelical meant they never talked about…

How Not to Talk About Purity

A chewed stick of gum. Tape that’s lost its stickiness. A torn up piece of…

The New Modesty Makeover

Every spring, without fail, Christian women are faced with the same question: one-piece, tankini or…

Is Sexual Sin Communal Sin?

Andreana Reale breaks down the meaning of the word ‘porneia’, it’s historical and modern context and how it affects both the individual and the community.

Sticks and Stones

Discussing the power of simple words.

Keeping Pure In Today’s Dating Scene

As a former youth pastor, I find that I will never truly surrender the role.…