Tag: Forgiveness

Mad Men and Good Men

In the seminary we had an established night called “Mad Men Mondays.” A small group of us gathered together for some fellowship every Monday evening to watch three or four episodes of the Mad Men series. The series chronicles an advertisement agency on Madison Avenue during the 1960s. As a timepiece, the show’s settings, fashions, and music are all meticulously…

Is Pornography Cheating?

Yes. Oh, sorry…I guess I need to write more. Well, I guess I can explain it a little better. Girls can usually see this issue for what it is. We guys, on the other hand, rationalize, make excuses, or are just simply too addicted to our lust to admit what is staring at us from the computer screen. Pornography is…

O Happy Fault!

I lost my virginity in college. It’s not a part of my journey that I’m bragging about or proud of—far from it.  In fact, for a long time I kept this in the dark and it was a major source of personal shame and embarrassment.  But it’s an essential element of my story from which I’ve personally experienced the mercy…