Transcript of Hot Steamy Marriage
Hot... Steamy... Marriage. Condoms only reduce the risk of contracting chlamydia, gonorrhea or syphilis by 50% According to a recent Harvard study: Condoms are little to no help at preventing the spread of HPV and Herpes MD gynocologist Dr. McIlhaney says: 1 in 5 Americans carry herpes "Safe sex is maintaining abstinence until an individual forms a long-term monogamous relationship, usually marriage, with a healthy non-infected partner." 1/4 of Americans ages 12-19 have at least 1 STD conDUMBS? "Casual sex probably fosters the attitude that sex is just about personal gratification, an attitude that might be counterproductive to one’s eventually developing a mature, adult relationship." "Casual sex reinforces sexual contact without bonds, which probably undermines the traditional bonding function of sex, which would seem to be make a long-term relationships in the future more difficult." Non-virgin brides increase their divorce rate by 60% Those who have had premarital sex are more likely to have extramarital affairs Studies done by "Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles" and the Journal of Marriage show: Daniel Holbrook WSU Philosophy Professor says: Casual Sex? People are born because of sex and people die because of sex. Worth the Wait? According to PHD Sociologist Linda Waite's research: Married people have more active sex lives. Married men and women report higher levels of physical and emotional satisfaction with their sex lives. (compared to unmarried or cohabiting couples) Family Research Council studies show: 72% of married "traditionalists" (i.e. no sex before marriage) report high levels of sexual satisfaction. Only 41% of unmarried "non-traditionalists" report high levels of sexual satisfaction. Safe sex? 3 Million unwanted pregnancies occur in U.S. each year. Does God hate sex? 1 Corinthians 7:5 Full transcript
5Do not deprive each other except by mutual consent and for a time, so that you may devote yourselves to prayer. Then come together again so that Satan will not tempt you because of your lack of self-control.