Last Sunday, I used the approaching Valentine's Day to talk about Chastity with my junior high youth group. It was a counter-cultural presentation, but I was pleased how receptive they were. Some of the Catholic cliques were included with my comments, but I figure teens should hear them early and often. And I made a good joke about texting BF and GF, which really means Best Friend and Good Friend!? Here's my outline:
CH--stands for Chosen by God for someone special and a wonderful life;
A--Ask God what vocation He wants for you;
S--Save yourself for marriage;
T--Trust that God will give you supportive friends;
I--It's a Bible truth;
T--Tenderness is still allowed in true friendships, just as Christ first loved us;
Y--say "YES" to living in Chastity!