Many Chastity Talks for all ages! (see full descriptions in items below) For Junior High, Confirmation Classes, High School, College Age or Young Adults. “Maximum Love” “Lead Us Not Into Temptation Island” “How NOT to be the Biggest Loser at Love” “The Chastity Challenge” or “Mate or Wait?” with songs, raps slides and skits with audience participation.
Be ready for an interesting evening about God’s beautiful plan for love, dating and marriage. Learn how to defend the choice to be pure. Discover the difference between real love and the artificial substitute.
- ‘How far can I really go?
- “Is it really an accident?’…and
- what secrets that Pope John Paul II knew that Oprah, Clinton, Letterman and Tiger Woods don’t know.
Chastity Talks: Have a Whole Parish “Love & Life” Weekend!
Friday evening for Adult Catechists, Catholic School Teachers and Parents:
Chastity Education, What are we supposed to do?
What are the different roles of the pastor, the school, the parents, the religious educators? Each has a different job to do. (Do we really have to fit one more thing into the curriculum?) Here, unpacked for you, are the most recent teachings of the Vatican and the US Bishops to help us help our children navigate in today’s over-sexed, love-starved culture.
Saturday for Parents of young children ages 2-12:
“Raising Love-Wise Kids in a Lustful World: Teachable Moments”
for Parent/Child with their Preteens 9-12:
“Growing Up with Health and Virtue”
Boys: Strong, Smart and Pure” Girls: “Truth, Beauty, & Life.”
for Junior High Teens or Confirmation Classes:
“Preparing for Love & Life: The Chastity Challenge”
What is love? What isn’t love? What is purity? How do we know it? How do we live it? How do I know when I’m ready to date? How do I prepare myself to become a mature high school student who can honor God with my choices? Based in a simple Theology of the Body and Catholic Morality, this fun and fast paced talk with audience participation is both informative and motivating to live chastity. Parents are encouraged to attend with their teen.
for High School Teens:
Be ready for an interesting evening about God’s beautiful plan for love, dating and marriage, presented with audience participation, songs, skits, raps, and posters. Learn how to live, share and defend the choice to be pure. Discover the difference between real love and the artificial substitute. (Alternate Title: “Lead Us Not Into Temptation Island”) A fun and fast moving presentation that includes ‘How far can I go?’ “Was it really an accident?” and “God’s Awesome Plan for Love & Romance in Marriage”
For Pre-Teens (before or after the puberty programs)
“Knights in Shining Armor and Ladies in Waiting”
for parents and pre-teens together. (ages 11-14) Interactive presentation on preparing to become a great teenager. Parent - teen exercises, quizzes on signs of maturity, accountability to God, purity, modesty and custody of the eyes, practicing real love at home, living the commandments, courtesy, and nobility”. In language for the innocent. Can also be called “Pre-Teen Power” “How to Win at the Olympics of Life” Half-day workshop.
For College Age and Young Adults
“Wait or Mait? A Positive Approach to Sexuality”
One-hour lively presentation on sexual decisions, for the average secular-thinking young adult over 16. Includes choices between superficial love and authentic love, gratification and fulfillment, birth control and self-control, etc, providing truthful information they do not receive from the popular culture. Q&A can follow.
For Engaged or Married Couples:
"Unity or Division in Marriage?"
They call us the ‘opposite sex’ for a reason! How do men and women complement one another in their sexuality and their personality? What are some of the specific ways that our conjugal union might divide us rather than unite us? What about decisions regarding family size and family time? How can we grow in love over the years to become one in Christ as we promised or will promise at our wedding? Learn some things that Oprah, David Letterman and Tiger Woods don’t know yet.