Benefits of Purity

Here are just a few examples of the positive effects of saving sex for marriage.

EMOTIONALLY – YOU HAVE…

  • Freedom from guilt

  • Freedom from anxiety

  • Freedom from grief

  • Freedom from emotional scars

PHYSICALLY – YOU HAVE…

  • No premarital pregnancy

  • No unwanted child

  • No sexual disease

  • No abortion consequences

SOCIALLY – YOU HAVE…

  • Positive relationships

  • Positive self-image

  • Positive values

  • Positive reputation

SPIRITUALLY – YOU HAVE…

  • A pure conscience before God

  • A pure vision for God’s will

  • A pure motive initiated by God

  • A pure relationship with God

“Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.” Matthew 5:8

From Hunt, June. Sexual Integrity: Balancing Your Passion with Purity. Dallas: Hope For the Heart. 2008. For more, see www.hopefortheheart.org