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Living in Freedom from Addiction

Austin Fruits, November 22, 2019

“Freedom is not having the ability to do what you want to do, freedom is having the ability to do what you ought to do.” – Josh D. McDowell In the midst of addiction, our hope for freedom can be clouded by a loss of control, depression, and isolation. From… Read more »

The Porn Epidemic: Problem, Consequence, and Hope

Austin Fruits, November 13, 2019

I love hearing the highlights of people’s lives, vacations, weekends, or even workdays. They are insights into people’s unique passions, joys, and personalities. In my two years traveling with Josh McDowell as his assistant, I experienced quite a few highlights. But one event, in particular, still stands out to me:… Read more »

Wounds, Shame, and Isolation: My Story

Austin Fruits, November 4, 2019

For two years I traveled with Josh McDowell, helping to wake people up to the fact that pornography has become an epidemic in America — despite the fact that few seem to recognize the problem. But I know first-hand the devastation it causes, and how easy it is to become… Read more »