How To Promote Abstinence Until Marriage
Within this article you will find out how to promote abstinence until marriage. Promoting abstinence until marriage has many benefits. The benefits abstinence holds are preventing unplanned pregnancy, sexually transmitted disease and, most of all, pride in yourself. In this day and age, abstinence is hard to achieve, but it can be done with a few tips to help you along the way. Abstinence will also show the person you marry that you saved the most important part of yourself for the one you want to spend the rest of your life with.
- Set goals for yourself. Set goals to achieve before you marry. Goals for college and career should come before sex. Setting these goals first will keep you balanced and goal oriented.
- Let your partner know your goals. When you date someone, let them know straight out the goals you have set for yourself in life. This lets them know first hand you have goals that must be achieved in your life.
- Talk with your partner about your abstinence. Tell your partner why you have chosen to be abstinent until marriage. Being up front and honest about your choices in life is key for them understanding you better. Tell you partner why abstinence is important to you and why you have set that goal.
- Abstinence is achieved by devotion. When you set the goal for abstinence until marriage, do not break it. Stick to your guns and do not change your mind or feel pressured to do so. In the end, if you change your mind, you will have let yourself down. That is not a good feeling.