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July 28, 2019

I’m a Christian Addicted to Porn

The remains of the campfire were cold. And the labels on the bottles of Bud were bleached white by days in the sun. Whoever had camped out in the woods near my house was long gone. My friend and I picked through the debris they’d left behind. An abandoned hip-hop…

Why Didn’t He Hate Me? – Shannon Ethridge

My junior year of high school was off to a great start. By the third day, I’d finally memorized my class schedule, my locker combination and most of my pep-squad routines. That morning I slipped on my new jeans and sandals, grabbed my books and pompoms, and kissed my mom…

I Wish I Had Waited – Valerie Gotuva [Truelife]

I couldn’t look her in the eye. “Yes, of course his mom will be there,” I said sarcastically. My mom questioned me like this all the time, and I deserved it. But I couldn’t let her know that. I was going to my boyfriend Kevin’s for dinner and a movie. My…

I Can’t Get Over Her – Carla Barnhill

Q. My girlfriend and I broke up a few weeks ago, and I just can’t seem to get over her. Even though I think it was good for us to break up, I don’t know how to move on. Are there things I can do to move forward? A. In a…

[Truelife] My Boyfriend Raped Me – (Learn Possible Signs of Rape)

I first met Jack at a BBQ dinner during my college’s Freshman Orientation. He was cracking jokes and making everyone laugh. He seemed like such a fun guy. He was also a Christian—the perfect package. Within a month we were dating. I was flattered that Jack wanted to pursue me…