Well, our URGE Series has finally hit it's final week, and what better way to close out our 8 week long discussion but with God's FORGIVENESS. The past two months has been quite a journey for us as Pastors, you as parents, and OVERFLOW students. This topic can be uncomfortable for many, awkward for most, and challenging for lots. I know we felt all sorts of different emotions as we journeyed through this sensitive topic.
We've been having Honest Talks About Sex & Dating for 5 weeks now and have hit on some great topics, scriptures, and have engaged in some great discussions during small groups. My hope is that during this series your family has taken the opportunity to discuss this topic in greater depth.
This week we're taking it back to the basics and discussing some practical ways to setup boundaries. Here are 6 Practical Boundaries that may help. Discuss these families as a boundary, and add on to them if you can. Which of these sounds helpful and what are some boundaries you can implement today! Have fun!
When it comes to Pursuing Purity in our lives, we find that there are many factors that war against us. One of the factors can simply be that we don’t understand the other person. Last Sunday kicked off our Third Sunday in “The Urge” series. It was entitled “The Difference Between Guys and Girls.”
What was God thinking when He created sex? The only way to know is by spending time in the Bible and reading what He has to say about it.
The pureHOPE parenting event on March 18th has come and gone, but hopefully has launched great discussions in your homes. Many of you have asked about additional resources to be made available on our website. CLICK HERE to download a six page document that was handed out at the Parenting Event.
pureHOPE's website www.purehope.net has many other resources we think you will find helpful as well.