It's often in the news these days, and Intentional Parenting means we get real with our kids about it (even though it's often uncomfortable). I'm so thankful for this month's guest! Lyneta not only grounds the issue of childhood sexual abuse in scripture but also offers practical advice for helping our kids be strong. Read more about Lyneta and connect with her at the bottom of the post.
Early in the history of man, the beautiful way God created for husband and wife to connect in intimacy got twisted into something harmful. Ever since, the enemy has been able to use even a few minutes of inappropriate sexual contact to do significant, long-term damage to the innermost spirit of any person.
Apparently, he employs this tactic often. In the United States, 1 in 9 girls and 1 in 53 boys are molested or assaulted by an adult by the time they’re 18. Continue reading “How to Talk to Your Kids About Childhood Sexual Abuse – part 1 (guest post)”