Title: Journey of Sexual Purity Artwork by: Ross Boone (@rossboone) Description: These images depict some of the emotional dynamics of trying to resist temptation. For me, it applies to my struggles with masturbation and my past struggle with pornography. But the same process drives other temptations like alcohol, over-eating, or even bingeing on TV shows. I believe […]
About Ross Boone
Ross Boone is a writer and freelance illustrator. He designed outdoor products for big box retailers for 9 years and then went out on his own illustrating for clients. He makes his personal art and writes blogs and books under the artist name, Raw Spoon. He recently finished a degree in Theology and his mission is to draw struggling Christians, like himself, closer to God through writing and visual art. He grew up in Colorado, lives in Atlanta, and aims to live in New York someday. But his work can always be found at RawSpoon.com.
Entries by Ross Boone
Title: 10 Popular Bible Verses In Illustrations Artwork by: Ross Boone (@rossboone) Description: Think you know what these verses mean? These images provide a fresh spin to these familiar verses, prompting us to look deeper and uncover the layers of meaning in the verses. Sometimes we must look closely to see how Christ has removed death’s […]
Title: The Longing is Real Artwork by: Ross Boone (@rossboone) Description: Sometimes, we long for more than our world can give – longings that only God can satisfy. We can only catch glimpses of Him while on earth. But we will experience His love, beauty and greatness in full measure, when we are finally with Him in […]
It started out great. She liked me and I liked her. We hugged and held hands and spent entire Saturdays together. It was great for about a month or so. But then I said something that triggered a downward spiral.
I was traveling cross-country with a friend when it came out that I was waiting for marriage to have sex. And I added, “and there’s no certainty I will ever get married.”
I got into a great conversation with a girl at a party recently. She’s been a friend for a long time, but it went so well I started to wish she was more than a friend. But I could tell she didn’t want the same.
Sometimes, after a good, long time of Bible study, I go right into sinning. When I am alone at home, those sins that prey on solitude can easily sneak in. For me, it is often lust. And sometimes I don’t stop it.
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