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What every church leader should know about sexting

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) All-about-sexting-infographic