Sometimes tweens and teens feel pressured into sending sexually explicit texts to their friends. This practice is known as sexting.
“I have a secret, a big one.‚” These words can panic a spouse. What do you do when you hear them? How do you respond? Fear is justified after trust-breaking sexual betrayal, but you can work through it.
Consider these suggestions for ways to enhance your teen’s commitment to purity.
Clearly articulating our expectations regarding abstinence helps teens understand its importance.
In a sex-saturated culture, waiting till marriage seems outdated and prudish.
Shame tempts us to hide from God and others. Learn how to resist Satan’s accusations and allow God to remove your shame.
False intimacy promises an emotional high but leaves us empty. Learn how to identify false intimacy and replace it with Biblical intimacy.
Bonsai keepers remove everything but what is essential to the plant. We cultivate holiness in a similar fashion.
Why is chastity important to the Christian life? Lauren Winner talks about the importance of experiencing sex the way it was meant to be — within marriage.
Part of the Purity Series Purity What Your Teens Need to Know about Sex The New Workplace Romance Pure Again A Pastor’s View on the Pursuit of Purity Series About: Love and Sex Talking to our teens about sexuality is one of the most life-affirming tasks parents face in our sex-saturated society. Throughout their formative …