What is LOVE?1 Corinthians 13:4-74 Love is patient, love is kind. It does notenvy, it does not boast, it is not proud. 5 Itdoes not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking,it is not easily angered, it keeps no record ofwrongs. 6 Love does not delight in evil butrejoices with the truth. 7 It always protects,always trusts, always hopes, alwaysperseveres.
LESSONONE - Give Me Five -* GOD Deserves Your True Love GOD loves you and He wants the best for you. He says, “wait”.
1. We express our love for God by offering our bodies to Him.“ Ho w d o e s Go d l o v eme ? L e t me c o u n tt h e w a y s ...”1. God’s love for you is N O N - S T O P T N S O O N -“ I loveP people with a love that will last forever. That is you, why I have continued showing you kindness.” Jeremiah 31:3
2. God’s love for you R E M E M B E R S M E S M B R E Can a woman forget the baby she nurses? Can she feel no E R for the child to whom she gave birth? Even if she kindness could forget her children, I will never forget you! See I have written your name on my hand… Isaiah 49:15-163. God’s love finds D E L I G H T T H I D E L The Lord your God is with you, the mighty One will save you. G He will rejoice over you. You will rest in his love; He will sing and be joyful about you. Zephaniah 3:17
4. God’s love S U S T A I N S A N S T U S I The Lord’s love never ends; His mercy never stops. They are S new every morning; Lord, your loyalty is great. Lamentations 3:225. God’s love for you is S A C R I F I C I A L F R A I L S I C God loved the world so much that He gave His only Son so that C I A whoever believes in Him may not be lost, but have eternal life. John 3:16 The greatest love a person can show is to die for his friends. John 15:13
YOU Need True LoveYOU - are a special person and youdeserves True Love. love We all want ______ to receive and give away.1. You have surrendered “ownership“ in favor of theOne who knows how to manage your life best.
Your Family and Friends need True LoveOTHER people - your family and friends needTrue Love from you. You affect them by the choicesyou make about love. True love should give us heartfor others. Your Future Mate needs True LoveFUTURE MATE. - You don’t know him or her yet,but your future wife or husband whom God ispreparing for you deserves True Love, not justsecond-rate love. You can pray for future mate that God would also put, theburden on his or her heart to remain sexually pure until marriage.
Your Future Kids need True LoveFUTURE KIDS Chances are someday you’ll become a dad or mom.You can start loving your little ones beginning today. You can extend True Love to your future kids by makingsure that they are born in a healthy family environment.
LESSONTWO Keep and to Regain - - ToVirginity is defined as the quality or state newof being fresh or _____. God’s Purpose for Sex One WomanGod’s plan for marriage is ______________ for One Man life_____________ for ___________.
Consequences of Premarital Sex wholeness1. A loss of ___________ __as a person. repeat again2. Tendency to _________ in it _________ againand __________. Increased sin3. ______________ tolerance to _______.
Starting Over But how can we experiencesecond-time virginity? Is this really possible?
LESSONTHREEThe Wait List - -TEN reasons to wait for MARRIAGEONE: Because God ______ so. sayTWO: To protect you from memories of_____________. past relationshipTHREE: To _________ you from distrust protect and suspicion.
FOUR: To build a foundation of _______ in trust a relationship.FIVE: Because ________ takes away all purity fear of disease.SIX: ______________ makes it hard to Sexual impurity________ and hard to ________ in a obey God break uprelationship.SEVEN: Sexual impurity causes the_________________ and wholecouple’s communicationrelationship to ___________. deteriorate
EIGHT: God wants to protect you from________ your _________. losing virginityNINE: To protect your __________ and testimonyavoid ______ and ____________. guilt condemnationTEN: The seed of sexual activity beforemarriage will produce a crop of__________ and ___________ after immorality confusionmarriage.
Why is it WISE to save SEX for MARRIAGE?FACT 1 ______ and other STDs AidsThe most important letter in the acronym isA, meaning _________. Acquired“Safe” means free from _______. risk
The ________ is not actually _____ -free. condom riskIt just _________ the chances . reducesFACT 2___________ ____________. Unwanted PregnancyHaving a child is great ______________. responsibility
FACT 3 EMOTIONAL TOLLWRITE DOWN THREE POSSIBlE RESULT1. _____________2._____________3._____________