Many parents set rules for their Christian teens about dating.
You can also require that your teen goes on dates where other Christians will be present.
Pros: Telling your teen to be careful when holding hands, kissing, or touching can help him or her avoid situations that can end up going too far.
It also helps teens identify early when a situation is becoming dangerous.
Also go over ways to avoid temptation, but also ways to cope when faced with it.
Be sure to include what "too far" means and how to be safe from things like date rape when in tempting situations.
Pros: Letting your teen know that you expect purity is important to tell your teen.