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that I need this man."The couple also drew a distinction between "abstinence," and "celibacy." "Abstinence is just, 'Hey I'm not doing it.' And we say, well, sometimes you can be abstinent because you don't have options," Good said.

So much has been said about whether or not to remain celibate before marriage.

Part of what I also do is preach and the thing that I couldn’t do, which was eating me apart…What was happening with me is that I would go and preach one thing but I was going and living another and I could not do it. I was like, ‘No, I cannot live like this,’ so I had to stop and say, ‘You know what, until I get married, that’s off the table.

Before their wedding, Meagan and De Von chatted to Sister 2 Sister Magazine about their engagement, as well as the reports that they will not be having sex with each other until their wedding night.

God is going to see you through the difficult times.

Whenever you’re feeling discouraged just pray together.

Actress Meagan Good met her filmmaker husband, De Von Franklin, on set filming for the movie, "Jumping the Broom."The couple is out with a new book called, "The Wait: A Powerful Practice for Finding Love of Your Life and the Life You Love," which explains why saving sex for marriage is the key to success.

We said to God, ‘This is who we are, I know you take us as we are, our faults, our fears, our joys, our hope as a couple and have your way.’I tried the ‘missionary dating’ [in the past] where you have a person with a great heart who you think is perfect and wonderful except for this one important area that you try to change. There were many nights of heartbreak and crying, and that’s not what God wants for us.

Good said she decided to take the vow of celibacy after filming "Jumping the Broom" because she felt that she had hit "rock bottom" emotionally and spiritually."It was in that prayer time that I came to the conclusion that I needed to be celibate, I needed to do something different than what I had been doing all the years before," Good said.

"I decided this is what I need to do for me, because I need to heal and I need to focus on myself and I need to advance myself in every area of my life without the distraction of feeling...

We missed each other and something was drawing us together, but more than that, we wanted to make sure that this relationship was what God wanted for our lives.

[In order to know] if we are meant to be together, we said, ‘it’s got to be God’s way and not our way.’ We didn’t want to half-step anything [or have clouded judgment]. You don’t want to drag somebody to church with you.

We said to God, ‘This is who we are, I know you take us as we are, our faults, our fears, our joys, our hope as a couple and have your way.’I tried the ‘missionary dating’ [in the past] where you have a person with a great heart who you think is perfect and wonderful except for this one important area that you try to change. There were many nights of heartbreak and crying, and that’s not what God wants for us.

Good said she decided to take the vow of celibacy after filming "Jumping the Broom" because she felt that she had hit "rock bottom" emotionally and spiritually."It was in that prayer time that I came to the conclusion that I needed to be celibate, I needed to do something different than what I had been doing all the years before," Good said.

"I decided this is what I need to do for me, because I need to heal and I need to focus on myself and I need to advance myself in every area of my life without the distraction of feeling...

We missed each other and something was drawing us together, but more than that, we wanted to make sure that this relationship was what God wanted for our lives.

[In order to know] if we are meant to be together, we said, ‘it’s got to be God’s way and not our way.’ We didn’t want to half-step anything [or have clouded judgment]. You don’t want to drag somebody to church with you.

Don’t take on the role of a wife unless you are married. Women rank it quite high in their list of priorities as well.