Category Archives: purity

Memories of Old Habits

Summer is quickly fading into the cooler days and nights of Autumn. The days pass by and time inches closer to “dorm move-in” day. I get giddy with the anticipation of seeing my friends, starting classes and getting back into … Continue reading

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Should You (or Your Teen) Watch This?: Gossip Girl

The culture we live in is inescapable.  It is important to be living a holy and set-apart life as a child of the Lord, but we do need to understand why something might have a hold or influence on others.  As … Continue reading

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Personal Advertising for Pornography

I recently attended two youth retreats with kids aged 11-19 (they were separated between Jr. and Sr. high) at the same location. When I attended the first one, a man (who was there as a youth leader) noticed my pompadour-twirl-bangs … Continue reading

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Book Review: Authentic Beauty

Authentic Beauty: The Shaping of a Set-Apart Young Woman by Leslie Ludy is a very encouraging book for teenage girls and young single women who long to find their prince and are longing to feel the chivalry from old tales. … Continue reading

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God’s Calling Vs. Sin’s Folly

In life, we get pulled around between wanting to please our desires and wanting to do right in God’s eyes (whether we realize it or not). If you grew up in a Christian environment, you may have been told about abstinence … Continue reading

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