When it comes to clothes, makeup, and boyfriends, it's easy for tween girls to be influenced by the latest pop-culture trends. This 8-week curriculum helps them discover who they really are---women of God. Games, projects, music, videos, and more guide them to develop self-respect, godly goals and boundaries, a healthy body image, and more. 112 pages, softcover from Zondervan.
Our middle school girls are told a lot about who theyre supposed to be. Media and culture have a great influence over how they behave, dress, and think, and more often than not, its not a very becoming image. For anyone who works with middle school girls, you want to help them become something morethe young women God has created them to be. Becoming book 1 is an eight-week study that will help young girls discover who they truly are, and help them see who they can become. Using games, activities, quizzes, projects and crafts, movie clips, music, and stories, youll get your girls involved in a study that will help them find their true value. In this study, your small group of middle school girls will: know their true value and develop self-respect gain a godly perspective on body image and modesty learn to set goals and boundaries begin to understand their feelings accept who they are Show the girls in your group that becoming a woman is about more than clothes, makeup, and boyfriends. Help them understand what it means to become a woman of God. ** After youve shown girls how to become women of God, take them to the next step. In Becoming book 2, theyll learn how to deal with everyday life issues like godly young women.
Jen Rawson is a junior high coach, and has a bachelor¹s degree in biblical literature and psychology. She¹s been working with junior high girls for over a decade, and is passionate about helping young girls walk the path to discovering God¹s plan for their lives. She currently lives in Valley Center, Kansas, with her husband, Ken, and their wonderful children.