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Let's Talk Purity

Let's Talk Purity

Welcome to the “Let’s Talk Purity Podcast” with Richard and Brittni De La Mora. Purity isn’t just for singles – it’s for everyone. It’s not just for a season of life – it’s a lifestyle. Join hosts Richard and Brittni De La Mora as they redefine purity. We hope you enjoy this powerful conversation, and more faith-inspiring podcasts, download the Edifi podcast app on the Apple and Google Play stores and at Edifi.app.

Episodes

  • She 'Burned to the Ground' Nearly Everything in Her Life. Now, She's Helping Christians Build a Faith in Jesus That Lasts She 'Burned to the Ground' Nearly Everything in Her Life. Now, She's Helping Christians Build a Faith in Jesus That Lasts Play in Edifi Player

    She 'Burned to the Ground' Nearly Everything in Her Life. Now, She's Helping Christians Build a Faith in Jesus That Lasts

    Shame. Pain. Uncertainty. Alli Patterson, an author and teaching pastor at Crossroads Church, believes there are too many people today struggling to understand what it truly means to have a deep, healthy, and transformative relationship with Jesus. "I have just seen too many people, when trouble hits...they figure out then, 'Oh, I wasn't really connected to Jesus ... I wasn't really grounded on anything," she told hosts Brittni and Richard De La Mora. "I just have such a burden for that." …

  • 'A Shaking in the Earth Like Never Before': Brenda Crouch on Chaos, Global Sadness, and the Mercy of God 'A Shaking in the Earth Like Never Before': Brenda Crouch on Chaos, Global Sadness, and the Mercy of God Play in Edifi Player

    'A Shaking in the Earth Like Never Before': Brenda Crouch on Chaos, Global Sadness, and the Mercy of God

    TV host, speaker, and author Brenda Crouch joins "Let's Talk Purity" today to discuss the increasingly concerning phenomenon of "global sadness," our culture's mental health struggles — and the solutions and truths we can find in the Gospel. "We have to really look into our history to be able to understand where we are and where we're going," Crouch said. "In this season, we're all experiencing so much external pressure. We're experiencing a shaking in the earth like never before." She …

  • Stop Hindering God's Miracles and Live Your Life Largely: How to Break Free, Live Out God-Given Mission in 2023 Stop Hindering God's Miracles and Live Your Life Largely: How to Break Free, Live Out God-Given Mission in 2023 Play in Edifi Player

    Stop Hindering God's Miracles and Live Your Life Largely: How to Break Free, Live Out God-Given Mission in 2023

    Richard and Brittni are encouraging people to enter 2023 with a new mindset — one that is sure to set them up with success. "We want you to enlarge your vision," Brittni said. "Hebrews 11:6 says without faith it’s impossible to please God. ... We can hinder his miracles because of our lack of faith." So, the two encourage listeners to set big goals, enlarge their vision, and get a clearer sense of themselves heading into 2023. "If you don’t see yourself correctly, it’s going to hinder what …

  • 'I was a Porn Star. I Was a Drug Addict': Clinging to Hope, Living Out Romans 8:28 Amid Chaos, Difficulty, Bad Decisions 'I was a Porn Star. I Was a Drug Addict': Clinging to Hope, Living Out Romans 8:28 Amid Chaos, Difficulty, Bad Decisions Play in Edifi Player

    'I was a Porn Star. I Was a Drug Addict': Clinging to Hope, Living Out Romans 8:28 Amid Chaos, Difficulty, Bad Decisions

    Richard and Brittni speak to those struggling this past year — or those facing tough challenges. Even if things didn't go quite as planned in 2022, they want people to rest in the Lord. "Maybe you've been surrounded by just darkness," Brittni said. "Or maybe you've lost some hope because your life doesn't look the way you thought it would look." She added, "The puzzle pieces of your life will come together." In this episode, the couple cite Romans 8:28 and appeal to the fact God works all …

  • Are You Hearing From God? Are You Hearing From God? Play in Edifi Player

    Are You Hearing From God?

    There are distractions all around us — and some voices may sound like God but they aren't. Richard and Brittni explore this dynamic and ask: Are you truly hearing from God? In a confused and chaotic culture, this question is paramount. Explore the issue and discern if you're able to see through the fog to truly hear from the Lord. **Follow Richard and Brittni on Social Media:** \- Love Always Ministries on Instagram \- Brittni De La Mora​ on Instagram \- Richard De La Mora on Instagram …

  • Navigating Holiday Chaos: 'Setting Boundaries to Avoid Sin' and Taking a Biblical Approach to Difficult Relatives Navigating Holiday Chaos: 'Setting Boundaries to Avoid Sin' and Taking a Biblical Approach to Difficult Relatives Play in Edifi Player

    Navigating Holiday Chaos: 'Setting Boundaries to Avoid Sin' and Taking a Biblical Approach to Difficult Relatives

    The holidays can be a time of joy but also of pain and chaos. Richard and Brittni break down how difficult relationships and negative patterns can make navigating this time of year difficult. The two discuss "setting boundaries to avoid sin," avoiding temptation, and how to deal with relatives and others who have caused problems or offenses. "Oftentimes, when we go back to our families ... and you are still at odds with that particular person, it's very easy for you to walk in this holiday …

  • 'Where's Hope?': Pastor Whose Wife Tragically Died in Childbirth Delivers Powerful Message on Suffering, Restoration 'Where's Hope?': Pastor Whose Wife Tragically Died in Childbirth Delivers Powerful Message on Suffering, Restoration Play in Edifi Player

    'Where's Hope?': Pastor Whose Wife Tragically Died in Childbirth Delivers Powerful Message on Suffering, Restoration

    Pastor T.J. Anglin of Heart Revolution Church in San Diego discusses loss, faith, suffering, and restoration. T.J. made headlines in 2011 after losing his wife during childbirth. Suddenly a single father of two, he had to pick up the pieces, trust God, and move forward. On this episode of "Let's Talk Purity," he explores what unfolded, how he processed it all, and how we can find hope in life's valleys. "The Bible says even when we're faithless, [God's] faithful," he said. "God will take …

  • 'A Lot of Kids Are Watching Pornography': Kristen Jenson Shares Shocking Stats, Ways to Protect Kids From Porn 'A Lot of Kids Are Watching Pornography': Kristen Jenson Shares Shocking Stats, Ways to Protect Kids From Porn Play in Edifi Player

    'A Lot of Kids Are Watching Pornography': Kristen Jenson Shares Shocking Stats, Ways to Protect Kids From Porn

    Kristen Jenson, founder of Defend Young Minds and a best-selling author, joins the show to discuss shocking statistics surrounding kids and pornography. She also sheds light on ways to protect children from adult content. Brittni and Kristen also dive into ways parents can protect their kids from porn in an era tragically saturated by its contents. Listen to this powerful episode of "Let's Talk Purity!" **Follow Richard and Brittni on Social Media:** \- Love Always Ministries on Instagram …

  • 'It's Everywhere': Horrific Stories of Kids Being Exposed to Porn Prove Parents Must Take Action — Here's How 'It's Everywhere': Horrific Stories of Kids Being Exposed to Porn Prove Parents Must Take Action — Here's How Play in Edifi Player

    'It's Everywhere': Horrific Stories of Kids Being Exposed to Porn Prove Parents Must Take Action — Here's How

    Ex-porn star Brittni De La Mora is warning about the dangers of pornography reaching young children, urging parents to take a more overt role in preparing and equipping kids for an increasingly sexualized culture. "If you don't have these conversations with your children, then pornography is going to have these conversations with your children," De La Mora said on this episode of the "Let's Talk Purity" podcast. Nick Liberto of Proven Men and The Sex Talk joins to explain how to equip kids …

  • Ex-Porn Star Joshua Broome on Overcoming Loneliness and Lustfulness Ex-Porn Star Joshua Broome on Overcoming Loneliness and Lustfulness Play in Edifi Player

    Ex-Porn Star Joshua Broome on Overcoming Loneliness and Lustfulness

    Do you feel stuck? Are you lonely? Ex-porn star Joshua Broome once found himself lost, in pain, and in a pit of despair. Then, Jesus stepped in. Joshua and Richard break down the ups and downs of life — and how to overcome loneliness and lustfulness. "Just be patient in the process because often God wants to do something in you before he does something through you or for you," Broome said. **Follow Richard and Brittni on Social Media:** \- Love Always Ministries on Instagram \- Brittni …

  • How Do You Keep Purity in Your Marriage? Guarding Your Heart, Shattering Temptation How Do You Keep Purity in Your Marriage? Guarding Your Heart, Shattering Temptation Play in Edifi Player

    How Do You Keep Purity in Your Marriage? Guarding Your Heart, Shattering Temptation

    On today's show, Richard and Brittni discuss what it means to build and keep purity in a marriage. From accountability to how we interact with the opposite sex to taking steps to knock down lust and temptation, they lay out a powerful case: purity matters in all areas of life, including marriage. "If it's going to cause me to think about anything that's lustful, or if it's going to cause a temptation or a desire I don't want, I'm not going to put it in my face," Richard said. "The easiest way …

  • 'At Odds With Who God Is': The Missing Element That Prevents Pure Leadership in Marriage, Life, and the Church 'At Odds With Who God Is': The Missing Element That Prevents Pure Leadership in Marriage, Life, and the Church Play in Edifi Player

    'At Odds With Who God Is': The Missing Element That Prevents Pure Leadership in Marriage, Life, and the Church

    A look at the headlines today — both within the church and in the secular world — shows the power, importance, and need for sound leadership. Too many headlines expose what happens when leadership lacks purity and goodness. Special guest Pastor George Molina joins the show today to discuss purity in the realms of marriage and leadership, and breaks down some of the biggest factors and barriers to building strong and healthy leaders. "Purity in leadership is really an important topic to talk …

  • Sexting Is Running Rampant in Today's Culture: The Marital Dangers and Why Parents Must Beware Sexting Is Running Rampant in Today's Culture: The Marital Dangers and Why Parents Must Beware Play in Edifi Player

    Sexting Is Running Rampant in Today's Culture: The Marital Dangers and Why Parents Must Beware

    On this week's show, Brittni and Richard tackle an issue "running rampant" in culture today -- sexting. Brittni opens the show by discussing some shocking stats about teens and sexting. These metrics, which should deeply concern parents, are eye-opening and disturbing. "If you have children and they have a cell phone, we've got to protect these kids," she said. Richard and Brittni then explore how to navigate the chaos-breeding issue in our lives and marriages. Listen to this powerful …

  • What to Look For in a Partner: Looks Can Be Deceiving — and Should You 'Flirt to Convert?' What to Look For in a Partner: Looks Can Be Deceiving — and Should You 'Flirt to Convert?' Play in Edifi Player

    What to Look For in a Partner: Looks Can Be Deceiving — and Should You 'Flirt to Convert?'

    Today, Richard and Brittni De La Mora will teach you what to look for in a partner when it comes to dating -- and why looks can be deceiving. First and foremost, they focus on being "equally yoked." From there, they get into values, what can go wrong, why people shouldn't "flirt to convert," and so much more.