February 2014

Can We Make Lust Taboo?

Can we make lust taboo?  A taboo is something that is vehemently “forbidden based on moral judgment and religious beliefs.”  When confronted with a taboo, we do not consider breaking it.  The line is drawn so clearly that we dare not cross it. Incest is a good example.  It is condemned in every culture.  The [...]

Let Go and Let God?

Let Go and Let God? Many groups—including Christians—take the phrase “Let go and let God” to heart.  The idea of getting out of the way and letting God take over is appealing and has a spiritual sound to it.  In that spirit, many people believe that God calls them to surrender with the hope that [...]