Abstinence goes well beyond sex, says Burns---it also includes chasteness of the mind and heart. Tackling hard questions that many junior high and high schoolers face, he presents a biblical foundation for what God desires for your teens, and encourages them not to settle for second best.
This no-holds-barred discussion of the things that are on teens' minds--especially relationships and sex--presents a biblical foundation for finding the best that God has to offer. Tackling tough issues with truth and understanding, Jim Burns encourages readers not to settle for second rate, emphasizing that God's best is more than just abstinence and involves the heart and mind as well. Offering straight answers, Accept Nothing Less will be the go-to resource for Christian teens striving to honor God with their bodies, minds, and hearts.
Jim Burns founded the ministry of HomeWord in 1985 with the goal of bringing help and hope to struggling families. As host of the national radio broadcast HomeWord with Jim Burns, Jim's passion is to build God-honoring families through communicating practical truths that will enable adults and young people alike to live out their Christian faith. In addition to the radio program, Jim speaks to thousands around the world each year through seminars and conferences. He is also senior director of the HomeWord Center for Youth and Family at Azusa Pacific University and an award-winning author, whose books include Creating an Intimate Marriage, Teaching Your Children Healthy Sexuality and Confident Parenting. He has been featured through numerous media outlets including CNN, ABC, Focus on the Family, and Library Journal. Jim and his wife, Cathy, have three grown daughters and live in Southern California. Visit www.homeword.com