110-T: Raising Sexually Healthy Kids with Luke Gilkerson

30 Aug
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Parenting our kids around sexual realities can feel overwhelming (and scary, if you’re anything like me!)

Well, I hope today’s conversation with Luke Gilkerson, an expert on the topic, will allow you to breathe a sigh of relief as we learn the fundamentals of raising sexually healthy kids.

God gives a lot of insight for us to follow through the Bible and Luke shares with us research that has proven these understandings. If you know young people or are a parent, this episode is not to be missed. You can play a vital, life-saving role in their lives, listen to find out how.

 

Find out more about Luke Gilkerson at intoxicatedonlife.com

 

You’ll Discover:

  • How to not feel overwhelmed with the prospect of sharing appropriately with your kids the truth around sex.
  • How to talk about your own experiences and allow them to dialogue in a way that will steward them later.
  • The specific ages kids can developmentally handle specific conversations about sex.
  • How to be equipped to answer the questions your kids will have.

 

Resources:

 

  • Delight Your Husband Course, my course, Belah Rose
    • To bring you from a woman who may have feelings of shame or embarrassment around her sexuality and thus cannot engage her kids healthily in this conversation because of this.
    • Well here’s the opportunity to discover God’s truth and enjoy sex as a confident, fierce woman…(not just for you, but even for the good of your kids!)
    • Watch the first video for free, here! (Scroll down to the bottom.)

 

Scripture:

  • Romans 12:21
    • Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
  • Proverbs 6:20-22
    • My son, keep your father’s command and do not forsake your mother’s teaching.
    • Bind them always on your heart; fasten them around your neck.
    • When you walk, they will guide you; when you sleep, they will watch over you; when you awake, they will speak to you.

 

Tweetables:

  • Embody delight in your marriage and sexualty to model what healthy relationship looks like.
  • Innocence is a function of attitude not information.
  • Talking about sex in the context of your values does not provoke your kids to seek it out in the wrong ways.

 

Thanks for listening! I hope you are encouraged to live in wholehearted intimacy!

 

Love,

Belah

 

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