Youth Group Lessons: In India, a tradition that dates back hundreds of years, is still plaguing poor, rural communities who live on less than a dollar a day. The tradition is that of selling your young daughters into prostitution once they have reached puberty.
Imagine that you lived in a country where it was no longer safe for you and your family. Imagine what it would be like to be told that you had to leave, that to literally save your lives, you must walk away from everything and everyone that you have ever known.
Youth Ministry Lessons: In terribly sad truth, girls as young as 13 are taken advantage of and abused for the sex trade in Las Vegas. In addition to drugs, they must deal with the psychological and sexual abuse thrown on them from those who prey on them.