The new rules of love sex and dating
Another reason is that I volunteer at my local crisis pregnancy center, where I meet numerous young women who are often trapped in emotionally, physically, and spiritually draining, unrewarding relationships. Whether you are starting fresh or starting over this book is for you too. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255 “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.” “Sexual compatibility is important. But sexual compatibility is not the litmus test for relational compatibility.” “You can’t change another person for the better any more than that person can change you…If you’re in a relationship because you believe your is going to help you change, you’re wasting your most valuable resource: time.**I received this book free as a member of the Family Christian Blogger program. To put it bluntly, you’re wasting your life.” “Romance is sustained by patience, kindness, humility and a short memory.She lives in the Boston area and thinks it is the perfect place for a bookworm. There is no chapter in this book about being a submissive wife, just reminders to men that Jesus consistently elevated the status of women while he was here and how men are expected to do the same.
He also founded North Point Ministries, which is a worldwide Christian organization.
In this book, Andy Stanley takes an very direct approach by presenting the facts, anecdotes, and pastoral advice aimed at breaking the cycle of broken relationships.
He addresses our propensity for mistaking sexual capability with relationship compatibility, the falsehood that we can change the behaviors of others, the importance of preparing ourselves for the marriage, [for men] what it means to be a gentleman – not just a man, and finally a thorough definition of a love worth having and holding onto.
Author and pastor Andy Stanley explores the challenges, assumptions, and land mines associated with love, sex, and dating in the twenty-first century.
Meeting the right person, getting married, and living happily ever after in a house with a white picket fence, is a dream that invades the minds of most people.