In “Unwanted,” Jay Stringer candidly explores the ways in which sexual brokenness can reveal our way to healing. He offers a fresh perspective on sexuality and its power to shape who we are, while exploring the pervasive shame that permeates every aspect of our lives when we experience unwanted desires. This insightful book shows us how to embrace our authentic selves—sexual and otherwise—and find genuine healing in spite of (or perhaps because of) our struggles.
For who is this book for ?
This book is for people who are struggling with their sexuality and want to find healing. Jay Stringer offers readers a fresh perspective on sexuality, which can be helpful for those who feel ashamed or embarrassed by their desires. With insight and compassion, Stringer shows us how to embrace our authentic selves, sexual and otherwise.
- The author offers a fresh perspective on sexuality and its power to shape who we are.
- The book shows us how to embrace our authentic selves—sexual and otherwise.
- The author provides genuine healing in spite of (or perhaps because of) our struggles
- The topic of sexuality can be triggering for some people
- The author’s personal story is used as a teaching tool throughout the book, which may be uncomfortable for some readers
- The writing style could be seen as dense or academic to some
Learn more about the author
Jay Stringer is a counselor, teacher, and conference speaker. He has worked extensively with individuals who struggle with unwanted sexual desires and addictive behaviors. Jay lives in Nashville, Tennessee.
“Jay Stringer has pioneered an entirely new way of looking at unwanted desires and their potential for healing. This book is a must-read for anyone who wants to understand themselves more deeply and find genuine healing in spite of (or because of) their struggles.”
“Jay Stringer has a remarkable gift for taking complex and difficult topics and making them sing with beauty, truth, and hope. Unwanted is no exception. This book will challenge you, comfort you, unsettle you, and ultimately invite you into a more authentic life in Christ.”
“A brave, insightful book that offers hope and healing for those wrestling with unwanted sexual desires. Stringer’s willingness to share his own journey makes this a powerful resource for anyone seeking refuge from shame.”
“This book helped me to understand myself and my sexuality in a deeper way. Jay Stringer’s writing is engaging, accessible, and honest.”