S o I am 24 years old, and I've never had sex. I also don't drink. I don't smoke. I don't do drugs, and I don't drink coffee. I'm a Mormon. And I've lived in New York City for six years as a Mormon, and it is hard to be a Mormon here if you don't drink or if you don't do drugs, but it is especially hard to live in New York City if you don't have sex.
Conscious Courtship: Dating Advice for Your 20s
Sexuality and Mormonism - Wikipedia
What challenges do Latter-day Saint singles in their 20s face when it comes to dating and marriage today? We live in a world where there are so many choices and so much technology. So some people just find anyone and get married, which can lead to issues in the marriage. In addition, dating as an art form still matters, but a lot of singles in their 20s are not dating. Hanging out is a huge problem. Fear is a huge problem. Perfectionism is a huge problem.
Mature Intimacy: Courtship and Marriage
British Broadcasting Corporation Home. The family is ordained of commanded by God. Marriage between man and woman is essential to His eternal plan.
W hen I tell people that I am Mormon, I often have to spend the next few minutes correcting misperceptions. No, I am not a sister-wife. No, I would never consent to being a sister-wife. No, my husband doesn't have to give me permission to leave the house. My marriage probably doesn't function that differently from any happy marriage.