Caption: 84020 Chastity04/4_072111_mt Montclair, Essex, NJ 07/18/11
Deaconess Anika Taylor of Montclair reviews a few key points near the end of the first night's workshop to the two dozen teens at “True Love Waits 2,” a chastity program for high-school students, hosted by New Calvary Baptist Church pastors, the Rev. Clenard Childress Jr. and Minister Regina Childress at the church on Maple Street. The program, “consequences of sex outside marriage,” “authentic masculinity and femininity,” “strategies for staying pure,” “dating,” and “benefits of marriage,” is held nightly from 6:30 to 9 p.m. from Monday, July 18, through Thursday, July 21, with a purity ring commitment ceremony Friday, July 22, at 8 p.m.
Adam Anik / Staff Photographer
Album ID: 1296153
Photo ID: 37142072