With high rates of teen sexual activity, Christian parents must talk safe sex, too.
July 19, 2013
Sometimes you need to break up to grow up.
July 11, 2013
Evangelicals need to reckon with the empirical evidence of what the sexual revolution has wrought.
July 2, 2012
Churches discussing contraception with singles isn't about giving up. It's about being in a relationship with them.
April 27, 2012
Reducing abortion is a noble and urgent goal. This is the wrong way to do it.
April 25, 2012
Can he be trusted?
December 7, 2011
Communications expert Christine Gardner reveals what makes abstinence campaigns work.
November 18, 2011
Actually, it's simply a matter of obedience.
September 15, 2011
The daughter of the former governor of Alaska on sexuality, body image, and her "come to Jesus" moment.
July 13, 2011
Mark Regnerus, the early-marriage sociologist, shares his latest research on young adults' sexual attitudes and behavior.
February 18, 2011
Picks by Camerin Courtney, the author of "Table for One" and co-author of "The UnGuide to Dating."
February 17, 2011
Seven realities that Christians in every congregation need to know.
February 9, 2011
What heeding a decade and a half of dating advice can mean.
July 19, 2010
The wave of celebrities touting a "celibate" lifestyle actually undermines the movement.
April 19, 2010
Theology professor Beth Felker Jones suggests Christians should look for hidden messages in the vampire buzz.
February 19, 2010
Last Sunday's NYT piece only perpetuates the idea that college students are hooking up frequently, and that if they aren't, they should be.
February 16, 2010
What's the best way to encourage people to save sex for the covenant of marriage?
January 6, 2010
What the women's blog editors are reading today.
October 29, 2009
This week the debate over health care reform moved from broad platitudes to specifics on abortion funding and abstinence education.
October 2, 2009
An interview with Joseph Strayhorn, the co-author of "Religion and Teen Pregnancy Rates."
September 28, 2009
Should women like Simone Davis be required to take STD-preventing shots if they are not having sex?
September 18, 2009
With Singled Out, Christine Colón imagines what celibacy might look like for today's evangelicals.
August 5, 2009
When the 'true love waits' pledge card has worn off.
August 5, 2009
Single adults can live fulfilling lives that reveal God's goodness.
August 3, 2009
Amid our purity pledges and attempts to make chastity hip, we forgot to teach young Christians how to tie the knot.
July 31, 2009
Researchers should ask what causes teens to abstain, not whether a public vow is a magic bullet.
January 23, 2009
New research says the mere act of taking a public vow won't keep teens from sex.
January 7, 2009
How to stop thinking of singleness as a problem.
September 12, 2008
Why we refrain even when premarital sex is safe and "natural."
June 4, 2008
The Abstinence Teacher nearly turns fundies into real people.
March 24, 2008
Saddleback's Kay Warren offers a dual framework for fighting the virus.
November 2, 2007
Traveling in Africa, First Lady Laura Bush speaks in favor of faith-based HIV prevention.
June 29, 2007
Another public failure in fidelity calls us back to the message of the Cross.
May 2, 2007
Why mandating the HPV vaccine is not a good idea.
March 22, 2007
Hundreds of evangelicals attending Disturbing Voices conference repent, refocus on outreach to outcasts.
December 5, 2005
Telling underage kids not to have sex is surprisingly controversial.
August 24, 2005
Chastity is a spiritual discipline for the whole church.
May 13, 2005
Harvard's Edward C. Green says health officials undermine abstinence and fidelity programs in Africa.
March 7, 2005