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Today’s fashions are frustrating. What’s the answer?

Posted on 12/21/2017 by Greg Yoder

I empathize with you. Some of our biggest disagreements with our kids came over clothing. My personal frustration—leggings. Now, I know that women wear them modestly with long sweaters, and that’s okay. But many DON’T. And for guys, it can be a stumbling block. But I realize fashion is always a personal choice. And I hope that our choices will be biblically based. Dawn Wilson writes for Crosswalk.com and encourages us to ask1:

• “Does my clothing illustrate my surrender to the Lord”?

• “Have I focused on my heart, or only my wardrobe?”

• Are my clothes “consistent with transformed thinking”?

• “Am I practicing modesty”?

• “Do I dress with dignity and strength?”

“Yes” to these questions can help avoid conflict.

 

1“7 Things the Bible Says about Your Clothes” by Dawn Wilson, Crosswalk.com

Karen
Thursday, December 21, 2017 10:37 AM
My daughter feels weird when she puts on a dress and the other girls have a shirt and pants on

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