"Abstinence is a beautiful and powerful choice to create and sustain stronger bonds in couples." The site is not only for those who have saved themselves for marriage, but also for those who have already had sex but recently decided to abstain.
It is not right for someone to make you feel bad or say that you do not love them because you do not want to have sex with them.
When I typed out these words as an idea for an article on abstinence, I realized this was a difficult topic to get people talking about.
When I asked my peers to share their stories, few were virgins with no sexual history, and even fewer wanted to talk about it. Recounting my own sin made me feel like the chief of hypocrites.
Communicating That You Are Abstinent Spending Time Together Without Having Sex Sticking to Your Decision Community Q&A If you practice abstinence, you may sometimes feel that dating is a challenge.
You might feel that you either have to give up being abstinent or stop dating.