Joshua Harris shares his story of giving up dating and discovering that God has something even better- a life of sincere love, true purity, and purposeful singleness. Have you tasted pain in dating, drifted through one romance or, possibly, several of them? I Kissed Dating Goodbye shows what it means to entrust your love life to God., Elizabeth Esther tweeted that she never went to prom because of her Fundamentalist upbringing.In response, one of her followers tweeted that she didn’t have a prom because of Joshua Harris, the author of the influential book was published in 1997 and quickly became a hit among the Evangelical crowd. Have you tasted pain in dating, drifted through one romance or, possibly, "several" of them? " "I Kissed Dating Goodbye "shows what it means to entrust your love life to God.
It was a supremely conservative message packaged with youthful fervor and a fedora.If we get it wrong then our whole life will be wrong.In these four thought-provoking sessions of this youth Bible study, students share the honest doubts and struggles they have about their own faith.There is only a short window in a student's life to lay a foundation that will last a lifetime.What we know about God shapes the way we think and live.
But beside my non-existent teen love life, the book had a larger impact that as an adult, I’m only now coming to grips with—damaging expectations of myself, men, and sexuality—beliefs that have cost me love, friendship, and given me a life of shame.