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Sex, Dating, And Relationships: A Fresh Approach by Gerald HiestandHow far is too far?
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Considering the sex-crazed, hook-up based culture we live in--not to mention the ever-climbing divorce rate--its clear that we need a better understanding of sex, dating, and relationships. Pastors Gerald Hiestand and Jay Thomas give us a paradigm-shifting view of purity and relationships--a view that accounts for the biblical evidence and helps us guard against unnecessary heartache.
Sex, Dating, and Relationships adds a new, almost provocative voice to the conversation that pleads with Christians to get serious about honoring Christ with their sexuality. The question is: Are you ready for the challenge?
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Sex, Dating, and Relationships: A Fresh Approach
It has been some time since I have read a book on dating and relationships, probably because it has been some time since the subject has seemed urgent to me. But recently a local pastor told me that as he pastors young adults toward marriage, he has been helped by Sex, Dating, and Relationships by Gerald Hiestand and Jay Thomas. I decided to check it out and I am glad I did so. You are not boyfriend and girlfriend, but friends, and you spend time together i. Think of a dating friendship as a precursor to a marriage proposal but without all the romantic, sexual overtones that so often accompany a dating relationship. Thus, the main goal of a dating friendship is to explore the viability of marriage while preserving the guidelines of sexual and romantic purity required by the neighbor relationship.
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Sounds good to me. Where would engagement go? Is it on the far end of neighbor, or the near end of marriage? Objective standard: treat younger women as sister, etc. I tend to think about relationships in terms of touch uniting bodies , talk uniting minds , and time uniting lives , with a large piece of the heart connected to each.
About Me. The Accidental Feminist. Glory In The Ordinary. As a marriage and family teacher, I am always looking for helpful resources on a biblical understanding of marriage, purity, and sex. I found myself saying "Yes! And I could hardly put it down.