05 Jul 2010
One young lady’s journey of the heart toward modesty. Heartfelt, genuine, and humble!
Jennifer touches on a number of thoughts that I think we all go through…rebellion, “brother’s keeper”, gossip and judging others for what they wear, as well as the most important issue—having a modest heart and soul. Kudos to Jennifer for her heartfelt wisdom!
In the midst of all this can come a judgment in the hearts of women looking at each other. “Can you believe so and so showed up in jeans today?” “How legalistic to think you shouldn’t wear shorts on a hot day like … Read the rest...read more
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30 Jun 2010
The author points out two reasons, but I’d like to add a third (which I would actually make the first): Anonymity.
When people post online, they post under screen names and avatars. Wouldn’t their responses be different if they ‘dared’ to put their real name and picture on it? After all, God sees all, hears all, and reads everything we post online. It goes back to WWJW (what would Jesus write?).
Full story here and bits below.
Bono is a born again Christian.
Or he’s not.
It’s one of those two. I’m just not sure which, but I am certain … Read the rest...read more
29 Jun 2010
When is it okay to correct someone else?
5 Conditions for Mandatory Fraternal Correction:
1. When the sin is grievous.
2. When the sinner is clueless that what they’ve done is wrong.
3. When we know that they’ll be open to listening to us and will apply the correction.
4. When no one else in authority will do it.
5. That there will be no trouble for us if we choose to correct them.… Read the rest...read more