“Sex. I don’t think we’re talking about it enough.” This is how Mo Isom begins her life-changing book Sex, Jesus, and the Conversations the Church Forgot. This line hooked me, which led me to take this book with me on vacation.
I have never heard sex discussed this way. It opened my eyes to so much about a topic that everyone thinks they know everything about.
I knew I had to have her on the show.
Mo Isom Aiken is a popular blogger, a national speaker, and the New York Times bestselling author of Wreck My Life. A former All-American goalkeeper for the Louisiana State University soccer team, she has been featured in Sports Illustrated and has appeared on ESPN SportsCenter Top-10 Plays, Ellen, ESPN, CBS, The 700 Club, and countless other platforms.
Mo is married to her husband Jeremiah and together they have 4 beautiful children.
In this episode we covered…
- What made Mo write the book Sex, Jesus and The Conversations The Church Forgot
- The purpose of sex
- How the church gets left out of the conversation about sex
- Why God doesn’t solely want just your virginity
- Where Mo recommends we begin the process of healing from unworthiness
- The advice she has for someone who wants to intentionally reframe their view of sex to God’s way
- Encouragement for single men and women who are abstaining from sex until marriage but are finding it hard to find someone willing to wait
- What Mo believes couples should discuss that will help them be prepared for the inevitable sexual temptation that will present itself
- Mo’s experience with sex after marriage and how she and her husband, Jeremiah, navigated through those challenges
- How the church can begin to shift its approach on sex and assume its place at the forefront of the conversation
- Sex, Jesus, and the Conversations the Church Forgot by
- Wreck My Life: Journeying from Broken to Bold life by
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