So, how far is too far? Is that a valid question to ask? In a world where sex is seen in every medium and condoms are being handed out in schools, what is a Christian teen to do when confronted with conflicting advice about what constitutes a sexual activity or abstinence? Here are the top 10 lies Christian teens tell themselves when it comes to answering the question, "How far is too far? Not everybody is having sex. While the media and people in school may make it seem like everyone is having sex, there are just as many Christian teens and non-Christians, too waiting until marriage.
A teen friend of mine went on to tell me the name of the movie she had watched. I sat there, staring blankly, having no idea what she was talking about. She continued telling me about her favorite movies and bands. A few more girls joined and rambled on about different celebrities. Then and there I wanted to do a quick internet search to catch-up on all the different bands and latest movies. I also live in a culture where people make it a priority to keep up with the newest styles, work out, stay trim, have a boyfriend, and get a really good job. How am I supposed to honor God with my life when it seems as if so few girls care?
Top 15 Christian Teen Blogs, Websites & Newsletters To Follow in 2019
With all the options available, it can be difficult to determine the right ones for you or the teenager in your life. I know that we cannot possibly cover every issue teens face on this blog, so over the last year, I have sought out other legitimate blogs and sites that are also geared for teenagers that are grounded in the Bible and offer a wealth of sound information for teenagers. Ok, Ok. Is it bad to talk about our blog first?
The very word fires up strong emotions. Our culture is prideful of its sexual openness. Religious or not, 86 percent of unmarried young adults ages in the United States have had sex, 78 percent have had sex in the last year, and 55 percent are in a current sexual relationship. Almost 7 percent of teen girls ages become pregnant each year, amounting to more than , live births annually just in America. Of course, unplanned pregnancies are only one of the consequences of wrong sexual thinking by young men and women in society today.