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Dating Or Courtship Mentality?

  -courtesy www.goodfreephotos.com   “In dating, intimacy comes before commitment. With courtship, commitment precedes intimacy.” – 19 Kids and Counting, TLC reality series. This comment was made by a young man who met a girl two weeks previous. Now he is … Continue reading

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America Is Composed Of Many Subcultures

             What is America? Is the USA of Hollywood and the entertainment industry the true America? Or is America the Wall Street and New York City glitz and glam? Or is America an extension of the sports … Continue reading

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What Three Words Best Describe You? What Are Your Core Values?

   What three words best describe you?:    unhappy/bored/unsuccessful?  Carefree/flesh/feeling good?  Family/Jesus/clean living?  Confused/searching/lost? What determines our moods, agenda, and behavior?  Here are a few basic questions each one must decide about. I have chosen pay as you go not deep debt and its … Continue reading

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Dress Modestly?

What should be the goal, the role, of apparel in the serious Christian’s life? We are under grace. Does than mean that all clothing is equal . . . no guidelines . . . anything goes?  Respect yourself. Modest apparel shows that one … Continue reading

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Emma Watson and others comment on how to dress

    “Let no one look down on your youthfulness, but rather in speech, conduct, love, faith and purity, show ourself and example of those who believe.” (1 Tim 4.12 NAS).   Emma Watson is not the perfect example but … Continue reading

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A Return to Modesty: Book review

  A Return to Modesty by Wendy Shalit Wendy Shalit was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and received her B.A. in philosophy from Williams College. Her essays have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Commentary, City Journal, and other publications. Her … Continue reading

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Modest apparel and chastity through history

  Modest clothing and chastity are often found together.  Modesty and morality are like bread and butter.  We cannot see purity per se but can see apparel. Through the centuries in most cultures, modest clothing has been the norm. Photographs and … Continue reading

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