The Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give His life as a ransom for many. - Mark 10:45

Q&A on Abstinence/Teaching Teens about Birth Control

Mr. Paul Snamiska, Program Administrator, Christian Life Resource
Clearly Caring Magazine - Home Edition, 1st Quarter 2010, Vol. 30, No. 1

QUESTION: I’ve heard that teen pregnancy rates have increased. Is it time to teach our kids about birth control?

ANSWER: Teaching about birth control is not the solution. Abstinence is still the only sure way to avoid pregnancy, STDs, and the emotional pain of pre-marital intimacy. Even more importantly, abstinence education is consistent with clear Biblical principles.

Christian parents should not teach or promote “safe sinning” among our youth, even if worldly philosophies  claim it is the prudent option. Rather, we need to convey a clear message that is consistent with God’s Word and continually encourage our youth to pursue God-pleasing relationships in their dating years.


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