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Parent’s this is for you!

Parents, Did You Know?
The only 100% guaranteed way to avoid STIs/STDs is to not have any kind of sexual contact — like vaginal, anal, or oral sex, or skin-to-skin genital touching — with another person.
At the Yunion we focus on a Sexual Risk Avoidance (SRA) approach. Some teach how to reduce the risk which has it’s benefits for active youth. We teach skills and techniques to avoid the risk completely if that’s the you person’s choice.
We’ve seen that after our SRA program cycles some of our participants didn’t know that waiting and or delaying sexual intercourse was even an option.
Despite beliefs, more teens are waiting and avoiding the risk while they are still young. Among teen females aged 15-19, 42% had ever had sex, and among teen males, the percent was 44%. (Source CDC)
These percentages have gradually declined since 1988 when 51% of female and 60% of male teens had ever had sex. (Source CD).

To elavate our men into a space of manhood

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Inspire and empower our boys and men!

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Reflect, Release and Reset

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My emotions only become my enemy, when I suppress them within my inner me

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Work Hard!

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Sometimes you gotta say it hard, so that boys will believe they can do what’s hard!

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We are almost there! Prayerfully we will be able to open enrollment next month!

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Lifting

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Instead of just telling our children what to do, let’s make time to show them how it’s done.

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It really blessed me to see two men openly grieving the loss of their beloved friend.

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Experience is the best teacher

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It’s a good thing to have a desire to motivate men, but it’s hypocritical when we do not pursue what we advise them to do.

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 Jason Wilson shows us why it’s imperative that we teach our boys how to rule their emotions, so that they can critically think

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Yes the path to success will take us through many physical challenges, but trust me, we do not have to live with the pain to make gains!

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Upbringing

February 13, 2020

Sometimes listening is the best way to answer.

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Peace Of Mind

February 10, 2020

“You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You.” — Isaiah 26:3

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Staff Break Room

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Our staff break room is almost finished—God is so good!

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He Knows And Understand

February 6, 2020

Trust me—He knows and understands, so don’t fret.

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Never Be Discouraged

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“I know all the things you do, and I have opened a door for you that no one can close. You have little strength, yet you obeyed my word and did not deny me.” – Rev 3:8

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Father’s—just because you’re not in your son’s home, doesn’t mean you can’t be in his life! Please learn how to ‪#CryLikeAMan‬ so that you can release the toxic emotions and trauma preventing you from being the father he needs.

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