Biblical boundaries for dating
The Bible is clear, although not always detailed, with what is permissible in regards to our actions within relationships.And we, in our amazing minds of creativity, reason and deduction can generate the most credible sounding explanations of why it is justifiable and sometimes even beneficial to take action with our immoral decisions.For more information on this topic, check out "What's Wrong with Sex Before Marriage?" "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.It was such a relief to have discussed something so vital; it brought us closer. Yet, that is a really important part of someone and it speaks volumes about who they are.Before you ever have the boundaries conversation with your other half, you need to clearly define your own boundaries.There comes a time when you need to have a serious conversation, with yourself and your significant other.Of course, I don’t mean you have to literally talk to yourself – that would be strange.
I had to have this talk too, and I probably did it a little late.
If you have genuine feelings for a person, if you love them, and if you are truly close to them, then what you're doing is OK." Like Tim, many high school students —including a lot of Christians—are committed to sexual abstinence.
In fact, recent research shows that fewer high school students are having sex today than were having sex a decade ago.
Even so, many of these same students miss the point about other types of sexual activity.
"Actually, I think foreplay makes you stronger," says Jenny, 17.