So glorify God in your body. Patricia Love, the author of The Truth About Love, writes that a feeling of intimacy is created by a "chemical cocktail" that is produced in the brain during sex and stays with each person for up to 24 hours after intercourse. Finally, the last few verses that speak to the question of sex before marriage mention the basis of this difficult claim on our lives. I revisited all the verses I had ever associated with Christian purityand dug up translations to see if I could gain some clarity. Acts It looks like a bed that a husband and a wife share exclusively together. Rob thought it was OK—and even good for dating couples to engage in—and Cindy believed it was wrong from a Christian perspective.
Becoming pregnant outside of marriage might also ostracize her, preventing her from being able to marry.
Sex Before Marriage Is Not A Sin
The truth is that we are having the wrong conversation over and over again. If it was true that Rob wouldn't struggle with comparison, why would he need to "test drive" anything? Skip to content The Bible does not condemn premarital sex. In addition to forgiveness, God wants you to embrace His grace that will help you move forward in life and embrace the promises He has for you with joy. Those who have had little interaction with teenagers may wrongly assume that the youth of today have somehow avoided the grip of shame.