I kissed dating goodbye reflection
Unfortunately, I don’t know because in the middle of my screening it was suddenly removed from Amazon Prime’s streaming service and my access to it was revoked.
Instead, I was pointed to the website for , a “leading distributor of faith and family movies and documentaries” whose “focus is to deliver inspiring content that elevates the culture and evokes the best in the human soul.” On the website, I was given the option to buy the DVD or to stream the film for free, provided that I signed up for their mailing list (and, of course, agreed “to receive occasional updates and marketing messages from and Exploration Films”).
Even the title of the damn movie succumbs to this narcissistic impulse. Or at least, those who didn’t survive it unscathed?
I never have to pay more than a few cents and destroying them gives me pleasure. Actually, @Mama Junebug was the inspiration for this archive.
(2018, Van Der Wyngaard), a film that billed itself as an apologetic reflection on the dangers of turning sexual morality into a competition but that turned out to be nothing more than an attempt to return its subject, Christian author Joshua Harris, to the spotlight.
In 1997, Harris wrote , a best-selling guide to the concept of courtship (an alternative to dating wherein “a man and a woman…
After receiving a tweet from a woman telling him that his book was “used against her like a weapon” he decides that it is time for him to travel the country (or at least make some Skype calls) to face his critics, hear about the damage that his advice might have caused, and learn about the broader effects that the culture of purity has on fundamentalist Christian youth.
Yet every single encounter has been edited to emphasize Harris’s enormous clout within this community before buckling down and get into the specifics of what he actually said and how it might have negatively affected his audience.
Josh posted on his Instagram today that he is not a Christian in any sense in which he formerly understood being a Christian and he apologizes to the LGBT community for the ways in which he excluded them from full participation in the church.