Tag Archive for premarital sex

Pediatricians: Abstinence On The Rise&...

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Nearly 60 percent of high school students today have never had sex

Jump In STDs Could Be Due To Unknown...

on May 12, 2016 by

CDC: Most reported chlamydia and gonorrhea infections occur in people between the ages of 15 and 24 years old

Study Linking Sexual Behavior &...

on May 8, 2016 by

Sexual Media Exposure, Sexual Behavior, and Sexual Violence Victimization in Adolescence

U.S. Teen Pregnancy, Birth And Abortion...

on April 23, 2016 by

Teen birth and pregnancy abortion rates in the United States all reached new historic lows in 2011, according to two new analyses…

Why Do People Lose Their Virginity Early...

on April 19, 2016 by

The study examined nearly 400,000 people located in the United Kingdom, United States, and iceland

“Casual Sex” Is In Fact A Myth!

on April 5, 2016 by

Sex Expert: “There Is No Such Thing As Casual Sex”

How Porn Is Changing A Generation of...

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“Porn has terrible effects on what young women believe they are supposed to look like, particularly during sex,” said Leslie Bell


on April 3, 2016 by

By Walt Mueller

Selfies, Sexting, And Censorship

on March 30, 2016 by

Teens and the Pics They Take of Themselves

Do Carl’s Jr.’s Sexy Ads Sell?

on March 17, 2016 by

Jonathan McKee

Why 12-Year Old Girls Are Having Sex...

on March 17, 2016 by

That boys their age watch porn regularly, and demand from their girlfriends the sexual menu they see online

Values: Today’s Teens Compared To...

on February 26, 2016 by

by Jonathan McKee

Today’s Teens Are Better Than You,...

on February 16, 2016 by

Comparative data about risk-taking behavior among teenagers in every year back to 1972

3 Truths Your Kids Need To Know On...

on February 12, 2016 by

Jonathan McKee

CDC: Young Women Should Avoid Alcohol...

on February 6, 2016 by

“Alcohol can permanently harm a developing baby before a woman knows she is pregnant,”


on February 1, 2016 by

“The Talk” Our Kids Hear Every Day

The ‘Purpose’ Of Sex!

on January 19, 2016 by

Barna: What Americans believe

Hey Kids, You’re Being Lied To About...

on January 15, 2016 by

Only God himself can fix your problems by his grace, in relationship with Him and through meaningful relationships with others

Practical Considerations For Teaching...

on January 15, 2016 by

It is essential to understand sexuality as being a part of a bigger Story

The Truth About Sex & College

on December 15, 2015 by

A closer look at the ‘rape culture’ phenomenon and the flawed university court systems handling the cases

Parents’ Biggest Concerns About Movie...

on December 9, 2015 by

The survey, which was conducted by Nielson…included 1,488 parents

Teens More Cautious About Sex When...

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“Parents really matter, and they’re influential,”

Has Sex Lost Its Meaning?

on December 2, 2015 by

The whole premise of the sexual revolution is that sex is just another recreational activity. But..

The “Condom Challenge”…The...

on December 1, 2015 by

(I think) promotes safe sex through videos of people wearing condoms that make them look like goldfish in a bowl

Values: New Problems With Sex

on November 24, 2015 by

The Role of Adults in Today’s Discussions About Sexuality

Sex: The Heart Of The Matter…...

on November 24, 2015 by

Too Big or too Little a Deal?

CDC: U.S. Sexually Transmitted Disease...

on November 18, 2015 by

Chlamydia more than 1.4 million — Most gonorrhea and chlamydia infections were in 15- to 24-year-olds, an ongoing trend. Both can cause…

8TH Graders Asked To Write About Booze,...

on November 6, 2015 by

Students would do if they went to a party, got drunk, had sex with a stranger and then contracted herpes

Teens’ Sex Talks With Parents Tied...

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When parents talk about sex, teens learn how to have similar conversations with their dating partners

What’s The Right Age For Teens To...

on October 30, 2015 by

Who start dating between the ages of 11-and-a-half and 13 may experience more academic and behavioral problems

Teens Hiding Their Sexual Reality From...

on October 26, 2015 by

Sexual revelations about their children shake most parents to the core

19-Year-Old Fights To Be Taken Off Sex...

on October 14, 2015 by

Zach Anderson had consensual sex with a girl he met on a dating app who told him she was 17, but she…

What A Massive Sexual Assault Survey...

on September 24, 2015 by

27 Universities…drawing responses from more than 150,000 students

Survey: 1 in 4 College Women Report...

on September 24, 2015 by

A quarter of undergraduate women surveyed at more than two dozen universities say they experienced unwanted sexual contact sometime during college

NW University Offering Sex Education For...

on September 24, 2015 by

“Most students entering college don’t have a good understanding of their own reproductive or sexual health,”

Why We Need Demanding Young Females

on September 16, 2015 by

By Walt Mueller

What Girls Should Demand

on September 16, 2015 by

It goes against everything society is telling you to do. It will make you feel redeemed and will help you see…

UK: ‘Sexual Consent Workshops’ In...

on September 10, 2015 by

Said they have experienced verbal or non-verbal harassment, including groping, flashing and unwanted sexual comments

Sex, Weed And MTV…

on September 1, 2015 by

what this generation is gleaning from the VMAs

Life Is Short…“Everything Is...

on August 25, 2015 by

Duggar, Fogle, and the rest of us…

The Hidden Consequences of Porn

on August 12, 2015 by

Research shows again and again the detrimental effects of porn on various aspects of people’s lives

16 States Support Christian Schools In...

on August 12, 2015 by

3 universities appeal to Supreme Court over contraception mandate

Teen Labeled Sex Offender After Dating...

on August 12, 2015 by

Discussion Starter

Study : Teen Use Of The Morning-After...

on July 24, 2015 by

More than 1 in 5 sexually active teen girls have used the morning-after pill..Drop from 1 in 12

American Teens Are Having Less Sex,...

on July 24, 2015 by

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention surveyed roughly 2,000 boys and girls, 15 to 19

Flashback: Government To Allow Morning...

on July 24, 2015 by

FDA loss of control on Plan B not surprising

Teen Anal Sex Study Reveals Climate Of &...

on July 8, 2015 by

Main reason also…boys “wanted to copy what they saw in pornography and that ‘it’s tighter’”

Schools Implant IUDs in 6th Grade Girls...

on July 4, 2015 by

Students can’t get a Coca-Cola or a candy bar…but they can get a (IUD) implanted without their parents’ consent

Yes Means Yes: Affirmative Consent

on June 26, 2015 by

Let’s Talk About Sex…… ...

on June 26, 2015 by

In today’s youth culture, sex is incredibly hard to navigate well, even more so for Christian teens

Troubled Boys, Girls Have Sex Earlier

on June 7, 2015 by

Unruly and aggressive from a young age were found to be more likely to start having sex before age 16

New Documentary Shows How Porn Companies...

on May 30, 2015 by

Documentary points out that more people visit porn sites in a month than Netflix, Twitter and Amazon combined

U.S. Teen Birth Rate Continues to Drop

on May 24, 2015 by

Jim Liebelt

Should We Be Surprised?…We’ve...

on May 7, 2015 by

What makes the story even worse is that hundreds of onlookers watched and did nothing. . . in broad daylight.

Students For Life Launches National Pro...

on May 1, 2015 by

The nation’s largest pro-life organization for millennials will engage them in beyond their high school and college days

Book: More Than Just the Talk

on April 9, 2015 by

Becoming Your Kids’ Go-To Person About Sex

Pimps Target Teens At Montreal Malls

on April 2, 2015 by

I think a lot of teenagers are attracted to money and fame and luxurious things….’oh it’s not that bad, maybe I could…

Underage Teens Having Sex Is It Criminal...

on March 31, 2015 by

Neither Could Legally Consent, But Only the Boy Gets a Felony Charge.

How Race And How Religion Shape...

on March 30, 2015 by

Findings from the 2015 Survey of Millennials, Sexuality, and Reproductive Health

Create A Code Word To Help Teens Out Of...

on March 25, 2015 by

Two realities of teen life is they end up in sticky situations and it’s awkward, scary and hard to get out of…

3 New Facts You Need To Know About Teens...

on March 17, 2015 by

Things are changing in the area of teen sexuality

Sex Matters: Jonathan Mckee’s New...

on February 17, 2015 by

“the unedited truth about sex.” Every teenager…needs to read this book

“Mom, Why Do People Like ‘50 Shades...

on February 17, 2015 by

Jonathan McKee

‘Fifty Shades’ Film Distorts Love&...

on February 17, 2015 by

Ohio religious leaders say

A Psychiatrist’s Letter To Young...

on February 16, 2015 by

One thing I’ve learned is that young people are utterly confused about love –

Sexual Integrity Initiative

on February 15, 2015 by

Exciting New Resource for You -Sexual Integrity Initiative

HPV Vaccine Does Not Lead to More...

on February 14, 2015 by

Jim Liebelt

Fifty Shades Of Grey Will Be Raunchiest...

on February 3, 2015 by

With 20 minutes of sex in its 100-minute running time

The Need for Super Bowl Conversations

on February 2, 2015 by

So what did I take away from this year’s Super Bowl?

Only About Half Of Teenage Girls Receive...

on January 26, 2015 by

It’s a virus that is responsible for almost all cases of cervical cancer

My Boyfriend Broke Up With Me Because I...

on January 19, 2015 by

But it gives people the right to think I’m a slut. Just because I’m a girl, I can’t freely have meaningless sex

Why I Lie About Being A Virgin

on January 19, 2015 by

Yet it seems that I am more frozen by the fear of my peers’ disapproval, than admitting a truth that in reality…

Cops: Dad Cut Dreadlocks Off Teen...

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He saw the 19-year-old sneaking around his apartment Friday with his 17-year-old daughter


on January 6, 2015 by

Renewing Our Culture

The Crisis Of Nonmarital Childbearing

on January 5, 2015 by

From 2002 to 2012, the percentage of children born outside of marriage has grown by 6.7 percentage points.

Our Top Blog Post Of 2014

on January 2, 2015 by

The Youth Culture Report

The #1 Hits of 2014 A Mix of All Things...

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This year, we can’t help but note the “blend of music” that made it to the top


on December 22, 2014 by

Art Bamford

Mary Christmas: Reaching Out To Teen...

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When Teenagers Think Porn Teaches Them...

on December 10, 2014 by

Porn is about the closest thing they’ve had to sex education—schools have outdated and uncomfortable sex ed and their parents are absolutely…

‘The 2,000-Year-Old Virgin’

on December 9, 2014 by

‘Family Guy’ Christmas Episode Portrays Jesus as a Lying, Sex-Crazed Adulterer

Week Of Sex On Campus?

on December 4, 2014 by

Sex Week falls short of its claim to be an inclusive dialogue, often pushing away students of religious communities

Sex & Social Media Roundtable

on December 3, 2014 by

This is part of an FYI series on navigating digital technology and social media with young people

How To Reduce Teen Sexual Activity

on December 2, 2014 by

Jonathan McKee

That Day I Wore Yoga Pants

on December 2, 2014 by

5 Myths About Modesty

How To Reduce Teen Sexual Activity

on December 1, 2014 by

How to Reduce Teen Sexual Activity

Jonathan McKee


A Baptist, a pediatrician, and an executive from Planned Parenthood walked into a bar to…

‘I Became Hell-Bent On Losing My...

on December 1, 2014 by

Questions like these continued throughout my childhood, and no matter how intimate, Mom would answer without any sign of embarrassment

I Had A Baby At 14, And Here’s...

on December 1, 2014 by

My advice: Honestly, wait until you feel you’re really mature enough to handle the emotions and outcomes of sex. I was only…

Music,Kids, And Sexuality. . .Thoughts...

on November 21, 2014 by

By Walt Mueller

Jonathan McKee’s TV Interview...

on November 21, 2014 by

SEX…. “We need to talk with our kids about this regularly!”

Condoms Not Effective Against HPV Or...

on November 12, 2014 by

EXPERT ADVICE From Dr. Ricki Pollycove

Study: Teen Birth Rates Steadily...

on October 23, 2014 by

An estimated four million fewer babies were born to teen mothers from 1992 through 2012

Parents Become Less Sensitive To...

on October 21, 2014 by

Sex and violence has become more prevalent in movies aimed at youth

Parents And Teens Aren’t Embarrassed...

on October 20, 2014 by

But there’s still a lot more conversations that need to happen, according to new data

Home Visits Decrease Drug Use,...

on October 13, 2014 by

This intervention can help us break that cycle of despair

Teen Perceptions Of Sexual Activity More...

on October 4, 2014 by

Researchers wanted to know how teens’ perceptions of their peers’ sexual behaviors and attitudes influenced their own decisions about having sex

Why I Would Never Recommend An IUD For...

on October 1, 2014 by

Dr. Manny

Dear Kids: Why Wait till Marriage

on September 8, 2014 by

What No One Tells You & What I Wish Someone Had Told Me

Stop Pretending Sex Never Hurts

on August 11, 2014 by

If we’re going to warn people of the perils of Big Gulps, shouldn’t we warn them of the dangers of sex?

Book Review: Guy’s Guide To God, Girls...

on August 10, 2014 by

“Don’t text and drive until you’ve learned how to juggle straight razors nude.”