Pornography devalues women, treating them as objects of desire rather than people, made in God's image, to be loved and cherished. They still go to church, but their spiritual lives become fake. And my parents are, like, watching me, all paranoid now. Throughout their formative years, teens need to hear from their parents the truth about sex, rather than just the daily bombardment of media sex scandals. Young men who routinely view pornography have to eventually get more and more increasingly hard-core pornography to get sexually stimulated.
Two-thirds of teens who have had sex wish they had waited.
8 answers to tough questions about sex
I don't understand what the verses you posted have to do with my response But why can't you, if you're in love with the person? But I don't want to pay the costs of not waiting, either. If you're focused on your goals, peer pressure shouldn't faze you. I can tell you about an equal number of Christian girls who wish they had NOT waited for marriage and of the sad stories related to the inevitable unsatisfied sexual desire masked as love which leads so many Christian couples to marry who should not. Parents must fulfill our mandate to impart our family values to our children.