You know what sex is. You've heard other kids joking about it, and maybe you've seen actors talking about it on TV. But you probably still have some questions, and that's great--because What's the Big Deal? was written to help kids like you, ages 8-11, find the answers you need.
This book explains the basic facts about sex and such related issues as:
Why God made adults so that they want to have sex
Why God designed sex to be shared only within marriage
What God actually says about sex in the Bible
The amazing changes ahead of you during puberty
How to respond when you feel sexual pressure from peers, TV shows, movies, and magazines
Your parents will read this book with you or discuss it with you as you read it on your own. They'll answer any leftover questions you might have and help you understand what a beautiful and exciting gift from God your sexuality is meant to be.
Other books in this series include:
Before I Was Born (ages 5-8)
The Story of Me (ages 3-5)
About the authors:
Stan Jones, PHD, provost and professor of psychology at Wheaton College, is a nationally recognized Christian expert on sexuality. He has written books on psychology and Christianity and on homosexuality and has contributed numerous articles to such professional journals as American Psychologist.
Brenna Jones has graduate training in biblical and theological studies and leads an active ministry of discipleship and support for women. Stan and Brenna have three adult children.