Becoming You: Discovering Your Whole Identity Video Curriculum Series
Pure and Simple Truth for Youth, together with Eric Doerneman and Patrick "Patches" Carney, created the Becoming YOU: Discovering Your Whole Identity and Beyond YOU: Finding Your Whole Identity in Christ video series and accompanying lesson plans as an invitation to young people to go deeper into important topics they are naturally curious about and seek answers for.
Each episode showcases real stories from individuals, friends and siblings, engaged and married couples, a young woman and a young man who experienced addiction to pornography, a medical doctor, a young woman and a young man who faced unexpected pregnancies, a licensed family therapist, and a Catholic priest. The series opens up conversations into the following topics in each episode:
The new Becoming You videos and accompanying lesson opens up conversations into the following topics in each episode:
Episode One: Identity - "Who am I?"
Episode Two: Relationships – Friends and Family
Episode Three: Relationships – Dating, Courting, Authentic Intimacy
Episode Four: Sexual Integrity – What it means, why it’s important
Episode Five: The Pornography Disconnect
Episode Six: Visible Realities of Sex - Adolescent Pregnancy and STI's
Episode Seven: Invisible Realities of Sex - Emotional Trauma and Mental Health
Episode Eight: Reclaiming YOU - Healing and Restoration
Episode Nine: The Genesis of Who You Are Made to Be in Christ
Episode Ten: Conversion and Healing through Christ.
Young people today seek answers to who they are and where they belong in the world. For many youth identity, relationships, and sexuality are intertwined in a way that makes understanding sexual behavior choices confusing and challenging. The new Becoming You: Discovering Your Whole Identity Video Series is an invitation to young people to go deeper into these burning questions:
Go here for a preview of the Episode One video and lesson plans!
Beyond YOU: Finding Your Whole Identity in Christ
Two Bonus Episodes Included:
Episodes 9 and 10, Beyond YOU: Finding Your Whole Identity in Christ, are bonus episodes that look back at on the topics from Becoming YOU Episodes 1 - 8 with a Catholic-Christian specific lens. The videos and lesson plans incorporate Scripture, references from the Catechism of the Catholic Church and St. John Paul II's Theology of the Body.
Check out the Beyond YOU trailer here:
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