The Solution: Spend some time discussing sex with your teen so that he or she understands why God wants teens to wait until marriage.
Having a clear understanding of why they should wait can help teens make better decisions.
She says I'm silly because God invented time and doesn't even need a watch.
I tell her I think God's watch must be broken because he's running a bit late.
Teens may also not understand what to do when they end up in a tempting situation.Pros: Going on a date with another couple helps hold your teen responsible and resist temptation.Christian teens face a lot of the same temptations as other young people, so having friends there can be helpful.Tell your teen that you will talk about dating when he or she is ____ years old.Then you can sit down and have a conversation to see if your teen is ready.Pros: The Bible says Christians should be yoked to fellow believers.If a teen is dating another Christian, there is a greater likelihood that they will remain abstinent and supportive of one another.Many parents set rules for their Christian teens about dating.While setting rules is a good idea, it is important for parents to think through the rules that they do set.Also, teens sometimes don't stay in one place for an entire date.The Solution: There are several solutions to this issue.