So many people say to me in the clinic, that they don't need testing because they always use condoms...? But the gamification of modern dating is not the future, and it's not healthy. I work in the clinics and do these tests day in and day out, for my patients. In fact, it's all very well to give advice to other people, but when it happens to YOU, it suddenly feels very different.
And in fact, they are probably not getting the 100% protection from what they think they are doing.
Adam says the best thing he could do for his younger self would be to give himself a bit of slap and tell him to get on with it. What if we can manage to change the terms of our relationship with them without losing them?
It is fascinating to see how such a small change can be so empowering.
I am the same person, who is wanting the same thing, but approaching it via Grindr has completely changed how I am viewed.
Many want to know how they can go about getting to know someone and eventually getting married without getting hurt or compromising their faith.
At Focus on the Family, we've offered a range of resources and expert advice bringing biblical principles to bear in this area.