Below you will find a selection of resources we’ve found across that web that you may find useful as a teen or in talking with your teen. Please note, all links take you to sites beyond our control, resources were relevant and appropriate at the time we added them, but may have changed since.
Premarital Sex What Does the Bible Say About Premarital Sex?
'Hooked' Uncovers the Hidden Dangers of Teen Sex New Science on How Casual Sex is Affecting Our Children
Cohabitation Vs. Marriage: 26 Research Findings The NATIONAL MARRIAGE PROJECT provides the latest and most reliable data available to marriage, divorce, cohabitation, fragile families with children, and youth attitudes about marriage and family. They have two updated reports: “Should We Live Together?
Did I Get Married Too Young? A writer for the Wall Street Journal discusses the “problems” of marrying young and how it’s affected his life.
Don't Wait for Marriage Young adults should start searching for a spouse sooner rather than later.
Extended Adolescence Book The Case Against Adolescence: Rediscovering the Adult in Every Teen by Robert Epstein
How the Condom Culture Is Killing Sex by internationally recognized relationships expert Rabbi Shmuley Boteach
Oxytocin, the Real Love Potion #9 Research is showing this hormone is one secret to a happy marriage, dubbed the “cuddle hormone,” it has crucial influence on a couple’s bonding.
Talk It Out Before You Say, "I Do" Do you really know your potential spouse as well as you think? Are there areas you need to know about (or they need to know about you) that you haven’t discussed? Check out this great resource.
The Case for Early Marriage Amid our purity pledges and attempts to make chastity hip, we forgot to teach young Christians how to tie the knot.
The Harmful Effects of Early Sexual Activity and Multiple Sexual Partners among Women [PDF] This report examines the linkages between early initiation of sexual activity, number of non- marital sex partners, and human well-being.
Virgins Make the Best Valentines America needs a real Valentine tradition precisely because the messages we give our teenagers pushes more and more young men and women to reject each other rather than to belong to each other.
Was the Cowardly Lion Just Masturbating Too Much? There may be a correlation between porn and social anxiety.