When it comes to talking to your children about sex, you want them to hear the truth from you rather than pick up misinformation from the media or from friends. “God’s Gift for Marriage Day 1-5” is a tool designed for parents to teach their kids a biblical perspective of sex, addressing African specific concerns.
Cynthia’s mom talks with her daughter about the kind of man that is worth waiting for – a man that will love and respect her and flee from sexual immorality.
Cynthia’s mom points her to the Bible to get practical advice for how she can protect herself from STI’s. She also shows her how she can find grace and forgiveness in Jesus.
Cynthia’s mother teaches her that God created sex to unite a husband and wife – a gift for marriage. (Genesis 2)
The heart of STI and HIV prevention in Africa must replace a culturally based understanding of sex with a biblically based understanding of sex.