In this life there's always a catch. But this time it's not a catch, it's a person. Because of Christ we can be unconditional. We love because He first loved us.
Jackie Hill-Perry knows that a life well lived speaks volumes in a world of contradiction. As individualism becomes common and pursuing your deepest feelings and desires is perceived as heroic, denying one’s self is revolutionary. Her story of denying sexual desires to pursue true flourishing gives witness to a better way. A spoken word artist, Jackie will help us think through how self-denial can be what it was always meant to be inside our churches.
The University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work did a study on Youth Homelessness in the Houston area.
The information they reported on this PDF is sobering and it is important to be aware of what desperation young lives face everyday. Pray how you might make a difference. Remember, “It’s never too late to do the right thing.”