Yes… it’s important.
Because it’s happening in your church.
And probably not just with teenagers.
First, a definition: Sexting is using mobile technology to send a suggestive, nude or semi-nude text, picture or video of oneself to someone else.
Why do you need to know about this?
Well… because according to a recent study, about 48% of teens have received a sexually suggestive message. And about 39% have sent one.
I’m not sure what the stats are for adults, but I bet they’re probably not that much different in your community, at least in some circles.
Here are some helpful hints. (Found at Youthministrymedia.ca)