I am very grateful to God that my first kiss and intimacy was with Chenelle (and in my life ever since I was baptized at 13 as a teen) when I was married!
Maybe you can’t say that, but I want to encourage you; if you are in Christ, God sees you as a pure virgin!
Paul admonished the church to make sure there is no hint of impurity.
The story of Jacob serving fourteen years under Laban who lies to him and takes advantage of him serves as another example of this principle (Genesis 29). If God desires you to be with someone it will happen, but you must remain submitted to leadership (Hebrews ) and seek tons of advice. Decide today to seek the blessing of the community by seeking advice and submitting to leadership (Ephesians ).
In the church, we strive to follow the biblical principle of seeking the blessing of the community. “Do not rebuke an older man harshly, but exhort him as if he were your father.
Singles should never be alone with the opposite sex to fulfill these verses.
It isn’t about whether we trust each other or not, it is that we don’t trust Satan!