Your sexual health matters. Here are some practical tips to help plan for your future:
Be choosy about who you go out with. Choose only those that share your convictions.
Plan your time wisely and stick with it. Too much free time could cause too much temptation.
Get an accountability buddy!
Respect your date as if they were your best friend's mate.
Keep away from private places. Privacy leads to intimacy.
Set your limits and stick to them.
Go out in groups so you can concentrate on personality rather than the physical.
Choose your friends wisely - are they pulling you up or dragging you down?
Protect your future. YOU are responsible for your own dreams, goals and FUTURE!
You are faced with huge choices when it comes to sex. The results of these choices can be even bigger. With pregnancy and diseases, it may even be life or death. You are created as a unique, beautiful person who is worth waiting for. Everybody wants someone who will love and cherish them for the rest of their lives. How do you find that person? Is it realistic to save sex for marriage? What if that is no longer an option for you?
Pregnancy Centers of Middle Tennessee provides our area schools with Choosing the Best for seventh and ninth graders. Our trained staff and volunteers present the curriculum which covers:
The goal of this program is to educate the youth in our community on the risks of being sexually active and the benefits of waiting until marriage.
We offer various faith-based programs to the youth in our area churches. Fun and filled with Scripture, kids love these presentations. Sometimes it is easier for them to talk to a “stranger” than someone they see every week in church. We are able to cover topics such as:
Dating and healthy relationships
God's intended plan for sex
Consequences and risks of sexual activity
This prevention resource is for parents – the number one most important factor in determining the sexual activity of teens! These interactive presentations, ideal for school, community and church small groups and Sunday school classes, will equip parents not just for “THE TALK” about sex, but to build healthy, godly sexuality into their kids’ lives. We will discuss real life questions like: