Everybody's doing it-aren't they? Why shouldn't I have sex now? In a world where it seems like "everybody's doing it," why should you say no to sex? Internationally known abstinence advocate and sought-after speaker Lakita Garth wants you to know that when you practice abstinence, you are making a decision that will change the course of your life. Here, she frankly and humorously shares her principles for staying pure until marriage, while equipping you with the life skills necessary to be responsible and successful. In The Naked Truth, you'll understand the principles of self-control, self-discipline, delayed gratification and how to achieve your dreams. You'll be ready to establish healthy dating relationships and clearly defined boundaries for physical intimacy, while gaining self-respect and dignity. Why wait? Because you're worth it!
ISBN: 9780830753116 ISBN-13: 9780830753116 Availability: In Stock
In a world where it seems like "everybodys doing it" how do you help students say no to premarital sex? Lakita Garth tells you how! As an internationally known abstinence advocate and sought-after speaker, she talks to more than 500,000 students a year about abstinence and sexuality. Here, she frankly, humorously and passionately shares her principles with teens for staying pure until marriage, while equipping them with the life skills necessary to be responsible and successful. Through her four-phase Decision Making Model, young people will understand the principles of self-control, self-discipline, delayed gratification and achieving their dreams. Theyll be ready to establish healthy dating relationships and clearly defined boundaries for physical intimacy, while understanding and valuing marriage. The eight-session companion DVD, a leaders guide and student guides will make this resource perfect for small-group use.
LAKITA GARTH is a social commentator, media consultant and professional entertainer in Los Angeles. As a highly sought-after abstinence speaker, she has talked with millions of teenagers through motivational assemblies across the United States and internationally. She has also testified before the U.S. Surgeon General and the U.S. Senate on teen pregnancy prevention, and serves on the executive board of The National Abstinence Clearinghouse. Garth, a runner-up to Miss Black America, has appeared in numerous commercials and television shows, including MTV and BET.