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The remainder of the transitions followed: being employed fulltime, 61 percent; supporting a family, 60 percent; being financially independent, 47 percent; living independently of parents, 29 percent; and being married, 19 percent . Grant Lammersen, a 27-year-old San Franciscan, said it’s true that his generation feels less pressure to get married and have kids — perhaps, he said, because so many of their parents are divorced.
“I don’t think those factors are important in defining yourself as an adult,” said Lammersen, who is single and works in commercial real estate.
Some men have been married, but in God’s mysterious providence, either through death or divorce, they are now single again.
If you are not married, the Bible clearly teaches that you should refrain from any sexual contact. Sadly, heeding the Bible’s instruction is becoming more and more of a problem in our day, not only because people are marrying later, but because our culture values marriage less and less.
Morality might come to mind, or a list of do’s and don’ts.
After all, sex is an activity, and whether you are a Christian or not, your sexual activity is going to be governed by some set of moral rules.
Other single men have never been married, and some of these men have been called to a life of singleness (1 Corinthians 7:7-8).
If this describes you, we praise God for you and your selfless service, and we pray that your local church is serving as your family.