Guard Your Heart – The Cutest Couple

Posted on June 7, 2013 · Posted in Culture
If you have not done so already, google the phrase “cutest couple”. The story and video that you will find is about students in a high school in New York state who were proclaimed the “cutest couple.’

The story will challenge stereotypes. The story contains no foul language or angry speech. It speaks of awards, courage, joy, scholarship, and happiness in high school America. All of the young people in the story are happy and seem at ease.

The story also sends a message of what is acceptable and valued by our culture.

How do you respond to reading the story or viewing the video? What do your teenage children think about this story? How would you apply a biblical worldview to this story? This is an important question to ask because this story represents the new normal.

Something to think about!

 
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Jay Younts
John A. (Jay) Younts is the Shepherd Press blogger, and is a ruling elder serving at Redeemer Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church in Moore, South Carolina. He has written Everyday Talk, Everyday Talk About Sex & Marriage, Finding the Right Track, the In Touch With Paul stewardship series, and What About War. He has studied and taught about biblical childrearing for 30 years. He and his late wife Ruth have five adult children.