also include several other references to boks of interest on these topics.
For review, I plan to read again the following passages:
Genesis 29:18 tells the story of Jacob falling in love with Rachel.
Judges 16 shows the serious consequences of Samson losing his mind as he falls for Delilah.
Song of Solomon 8:6-7 talks about the powerful experience of being in love.
For teens, the time considering their emotional bonding in their relationships in conjuction with the physical bonding is essential. Think of the "side hug" as a close bond with someone, being careful to make a commitment to another person before allowing oneself to express physical care. Drs. Les & Leslie Parrott site the following progression:
1. Eye to body
2. Eye to eye
3. Voice to voice
4. Hand to hand
5. Hand to shoulder
6. Hand to waist
7. Face to face