There seemed to be a special connection between them that made me wonder, It started me on a quest to discover what I call "practical abstinence." All of the "true love waits" messages mean nothing if they can't be put into practice.And that seems to be where many Christians fall short. You can't jump into dating and expect that sexual temptation won't be an issue.But like everything in life it takes learning and we have been having each other to accomplish that." I know that some people choose to have each other to accomplish many things.But these things are often temporary and tinged with regret.Lety and Jose Colin, who said abstinence helped them have a successful marriage, founded encourage and support people who made the decision to abstain from sex before marriage.In a world where it is common to have multiple sexual partners in a lifetime, the website seeks to build a community of like-minded people."It is our hope that through this website we are going to raise some kind of awareness to keep abstinence alive so that more people can join and make it part of their lives and may also enjoy the pleasures inherent in it," said the Colins in a statement.It aims to provide a central location where character, relationship, and abstinence programs, curricula, speakers, and materials could be accessed. Marquis Leads – this blog states the ten reasons why abstinence will work for you.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in 2007 nearly half of high school students (48 percent) had already had sexual intercourse, and 15 percent had had four or more sex partners during their life.
Whenever the word abstinence comes up, it is automatically assumed that we are talking about getting teens to wait to have sex until they are married. Easy Ayurveda – it talks about how one should practice abstinence in sex and the benefits of doing it. Family Foundation Blog – this blog attempts to contradict the SB 967, legislation cleverly designed by Planned Parenthood that attacks abstinence centered education programs. Mystic Madness this blog talks about the general meaning of abstinence, be it in sex, alcohol, overeating etc. Com – this blog discusses how adults should talk about sex to teenagers including abstinence. Limed Magazine – this is a six-minute video about abstinence from alcohol. Medical News Today read this blog and learn that opiate abuse is a chronic disorder and maintaining abstinence represents a major challenge for addicts. Health News Report this blog explains how abstinence from alcohol increases the risk of cognitive impairment. The Cabin Chiang Mai – a blog entry which draws the line between abstinence and moderation of the use of illegal substances and alcohol. News Dze-Zimbabwe – this blog tells that nearly 1 million African youths have made a True Love Waits commitment, pledging purity until marriage. Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms – get to know some facts about alcohol abstinence and symptoms of alcohol withdrawal by reading this blog. SAB’s inspirations and more blog – it talks about how a woman abstained from sex before getting married. Atheism resource - Christian program proselytizing while preaching abstinence-only and taking credit for Uganda’s declining HIV rates.
However, it is actually a much broader subject and abstinence can be practiced all throughout life whether or not you are in a committed relationship. Avoiding Evil – this blog offers suggestions on how people can abstain from everything evil. The Cagle Post – this blog discusses the book of the Pope Light of the World and other issues regarding people’s sexuality. The Bible and Society are all religious groups capable of teaching sex education and abstinence to adolescence? It states the advantages one get in abstaining in such activities.
So, sexual desire is a big deal to us, because it was first a big deal to God.
It is a gift, but it needs to be , which is exactly where we're having trouble today.