Talking to our kids so they are prepared to reject pornography is worth overcoming the awkwardness and anxiety that go along with it. By having these conversations, you are building a solid relationship with them based on trust and respect. This will lay a foundation for them so they know they can come to you with anything, anytime, anywhere. And they will be better prepared to face the challenges of our hypersexualized culture because you taught them well!
Want to talk to your kids about pornography but don’t know what to say? The following books are a must-have for parents (available at Country Rose bookstore):
- Good Pictures Bad Pictures: Porn Proofing Todays Young Kids
- Sara Sue Learns to Yell and Tell: a Warning for Children Against Sexual Predators
- Samuel Learns to Yell and Tell: a Warning for Children Against Sexual Predators