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" "5 Big Lies About Sex," "10 Ways to Practice Purity," "I Wish I Had Waited," and "Can You Become a Virgin Again? Well, we wanted to know what Christian students are saying about abstinence and sexual purity.
They release a flood of potential suitors, your inbox notifications flashing red with heartbeats of their own…
They tempt you to keep swiping, and as you whiz through tens, hundreds or even thousands of profiles, you can only infer the obvious.
As Christians, the concept of reserving sex for marriage is a part of God's original plan. Indeed, during creation, the gift of sex was among those things God declared to be "very good." In the beginning, God created man and woman, ordained marriage and gave sex, both as a gift and a responsibility, to mankind.
Notice that sex – more correctly identified as one's sexuality – was given to mankind and not just married couples. Only then, when done according to God's plan, can sex be physically enjoyed to its fullest extent, emotionally satisfying, psychologically fulfilling and spiritually meaningful.
Which means that monogamy requires more sacrifice than ever.” Peterson goes on to describe her loss of interest in the dating app after realizing its purpose did not meet her unexpected expectation of commitment.
Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson put he and his girlfriend Ciara‘s personal business out there on Sunday, July 5.
Wilson, a devout Christian, made an appearance at The Rock Church and gushed over how much he cares about the singer during a Q&A session, but it’s what he said about their recent vow of abstinence that has the Internet going nuts.
Peterson, like many young adults, realized that the sacrifice of monogamy and commitment was indeed worth pursuing as it ultimately would offer security.
Furthermore, Peterson was able to recognize the beauty of a real, committed relationship grounded in mutual respect and genuine love.