We asked leaders to read the book, especially focusing on chapters 1, 6, 9, and 10 (the chapters the videos address).We also asked them to prepare by reading each week’s discussion guide and to facilitate great conversations by talking here. Best of all, he offers the most practical and uncensored advice you will ever hear on this topic. He explores the challenges, assumptions, and land mines associated with love, sex, and dating in the twenty-first century.Andy Stanley explores the challenges, assumptions, and pitfalls of dating in the 21st century, and offers the most practical and uncensored advice you will ever hear on the topic!Not for the faint of heart, this book busts myths and sets a new standard for young Christians as they think about life partners.Andy's books include It Came From Within; Communicating for a Change; Making Vision Stick; Visioneering; Next Generation Leader and most recently The Grace of God.Andy lives in Alpharetta, Georgia, with his wife, Sandra, and their three children Truths clearly expressed, fair-tale notions dispelled and the purity of God-designed love explained for lasting relationships.
Not for the faint of heart, The New Rules for Love, Sex & Dating challenges single (and married) followers of Christ to step up and set a new standard for this generation!It stands in the way not only of our relationships with other people, but our relationship with God.In our attempt to get the most out of life, it's easy to lose control of our lives.After seeing how incredibly practical the book is, I wanted to get it into the hands of every teenager in our ministry. Stanley has taken some heat for his theology, but I think some people just don’t like his approach. We purchased the four-week small-group DVD set and gave each leader a copy of the book a month in advance.In the back of the book is a small-group video discussion guide.