The evangelical movement believes abstinence is the answer to teen pregnancy, the problem of unwanted babies, HIV infection and the list goes on.
They are of course correct, if people are abstinent then there would be no problem with all of the above. But……
You recall that at the same time as this instructional video was made, Souder and the interviewer Tracy Jackson, both married but not to each other, were having an extramarital affair.
Medicynical Note: It appears that abstinence is no more effective in preventing extramarital escapades amongst evangelicals than than it is in preventing pregnancy and HIV–both here and abroad. And Medicynic here.