By many accounts, evangelicals make up about 25% of the population of the United States. Yet, evangelicalism has no clear spokesperson or institutional headquarters. It crosses denominational lines, and sometimes ignores them altogether. So who are the evangelicals?
Keeping a pure thought life and remaining celibate until marriage can seem almost impossible, when we’re surrounded in a sex-driven world full of temptations and messages urging us to toss our convictions to the wind. We manage to stay strong through prayer, scripture, and by avoiding four especially torturous scenarios for the long-suffering single.