According to authorities, Pure Passion will be closed for the next 30 days.
When it does reopen on December 20, new security measures will have been implemented including security cameras that will be monitored by the Memphis Police Department. “This closure and these improvements are meant to ensure the safety of the club’s patrons, surrounding community and businesses.
A friend introduced me to this book and all I had to do was read the back cover to be sold.
Unhappy with how her love life is going and still single at age 40, Susan decides to call God to the carpet by taking him to “couple’s therapy.” Susan’s rocky, real, raw, HONEST relationship with God was something I could relate to immediately, as one who has never tiptoed politely around God and has had more than a few wrestling matches with him myself about life and love.
This book opened my eyes to a whole layer of life and joy and blessings that I spent most of my life staring blindly at. by Elisabeth Elliot – This was one of the first books I read after giving my life to God at age 20.
And though it’s written from a Christian perspective, it is honestly for anyone striving to honor their bodies and remain pure until marriage.
Elisabeth is very vulnerable and open about her struggle to hold out for God’s best and to trust His perfect timing in her life, and the love story between her and her eventual husband, Jim Elliott, is completely captivating and inspiring to anyone who has also struggled to trust God completely by submitting their love life to Him.
I’ve read this book numerous times and every time it blessed me in a new way, and always renews my hope that no matter how uncertain my path might look NOW, God has a plan for my life that goes far beyond anything I could ever imagine. by Brene Brown – This book absolutely shook me to my core, and then shook me some more.
No matter where we’re at in our lives, vulnerability is necessary to build the career and the relationships and the lives that we dream of. If you’re tired of settling for just breezing through life at the status quo, this book will show you how to love yourself for exactly who you are instead of who the world thinks you should be while challenging you to lead a bigger, bolder, braver life. Cindy Chupack is like sitting down to dinner with your four best girlfriends and swapping stories about your wildest and funniest dating and life fiascos until you’re all breathless with laughter.Wildly funny and exceptionally moving, this book had me laughing hysterically one minute and crying just as hysterically the next. (that just might be popping up later on this list), but have you heard of his follow-up book?Does Susan find her Happily Ever After at the end of the book? For anyone who has ever been through a breakup (and who hasn’t? And it comes from a man, so it’s like having a built-in guy friend to be the voice of reason in your post-breakup, driving by the guy’s house, stalking his Facebook page misery.Passion and Purity: Learning to Bring Your Love Life Under Christ's Control, published in 1984 and written by Elisabeth Elliot, is an evangelical Protestant book, part manifesto and part autobiography, on the subject of romantic relationships.
The book recounts Elliot's friendship and romance with missionary Jim Elliot, beginning in the 1940s and ending with his death in 1956.
I’ve wanted to write this blog for a really long time.