Faith Leaders

Abstinence: The First and Best Choice

We believe that adolescents should wait to have sex. As a faith leader, you’re in a unique position to positively influence your congregation--especially young people.

Did you know that 57% of teens and 52% of adults think that religious leaders and groups should be doing more to prevent teen pregnancy?1

What You Can Do

Learn more about how faith leaders can support young people in making smart decisions about their sexual health.


  1. The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy. (2013). Survey Says: What's Faith Got to Do With It? Washington, DC.