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From CCEF: Why We Must Teach Kids Safety Skills

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The article discusses the importance of teaching safety skills to children. The author starts by talking about how young people are in crisis and need to be taught how to navigate the dangers around them. They need to know how to discern good from evil and be aware of the potential for danger. The author then talks about how parents need to be willing to face the realities of the world and equip their children with the skills to navigate it safely. Finally, the author talks about how our ultimate safety rests in the hands of God, and we must respond to evil while resting in Him.
Here is a brief excerpt from this article:

Young people are in crisis. There is danger and evil, sickness and disease, corruption, deception, and temptation. We cannot live in this world without being touched by such perils, and our children are, and will be, touched by them. We are also warned in Scripture that these things are realities for us all. Consider what 1 John 5:19 says: “We know that we are from God, and the whole world lies in the power of the evil one.” We are told that “Evil people and impostors will go on from bad to worse, deceiving and being deceived” (2 Tim 3:13).

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