What to Wear This Summer

Jun 27 2013 7:09 am

Have you ever worn the wrong clothes to an event? I once heard the story of a woman who was invited to the White House for a function that... Read More ›

What to Wear?

Jun 13 2011 1:50 pm

The Right Clothes by Elisabeth Elliot in A Lamp Unto My Feet Only certain costumes suit Christians. To be otherwise dressed is inappropriate. “Put on the garments that suit... Read More ›

A Few Modesty Questions

Jun 7 2011 4:23 pm

For my heart:In choosing what clothes to wear, whose attention do I desire and whose approval do I crave? Am I seeking to please God or impress others?Is what... Read More ›

A Modest Thank You Note

May 16 2011 3:32 pm

My husband, CJ, received the following email last week, thanking him for his sermon on modesty. May we all be provoked and encouraged by this woman’s example! Dear Sir,... Read More ›

What are my clothes messaging?

Apr 27 2011 4:24 pm

“As women, clothing and appearance are some of the most powerful and important means we have of sending a message about our hearts and our values. So here’s the... Read More ›

Modesty. Again.

Apr 26 2011 2:43 pm

A retweet of sorts. Last week John Piper tweeted “Teaching your eight-year-old daughter how to dress is not legalism. Modesty inbred preempts legalism.” He also linked to a provocative... Read More ›

Fashion Advice from John Calvin

Sep 10 2008 5:03 pm

With the changing of the seasons come the new fall fashions. As we stand in front of the dressing room mirror or our closet at home, John Calvin, the... Read More ›

More on Modesty

May 15 2008 10:48 am

Today on Dad’s blog you will find: (1) an index to his recent modesty series (2) discussion questions to go along with the series (3) a downloadable PDF of... Read More ›

A Modest Reminder

Apr 25 2008 7:19 pm

I know we’ve already mentioned modesty once this spring, but it bears repeating. The fashion industry and our “porn positive” culture certainly doesn’t hesitate to push immodesty on us... Read More ›

Spring Fashion

Apr 1 2008 5:25 pm

Spring is here, and the trees outside my bedroom window (I really have no idea what kind they are!) are in full bloom. Inside the local shopping mall, stores... Read More ›

PMS Prep

Feb 12 2008 5:56 pm

We know they’re coming (most of the time, anyway): PMS, morning sickness, postpartum depression, menopause. Yet these predictable, physical trials of a woman’s life still tend to catch us... Read More ›

Spring Fashions

May 7 2007 6:33 pm

The warm weather rouses us to clean and organize; but it also launches the spring fashion season. As we pack away the sweaters and pull out the t-shirts, we’ve... Read More ›

Day Two Link

Feb 20 2007 4:34 pm

Welcome to our second stop on our trip around the web this week! Several weeks ago I told you about the “Modesty Survey” that Brett and Alex Harris were... Read More ›

Mohler on Wedding Modesty

May 17 2006 11:19 am

On his radio show yesterday, the ever-courageous Dr. Al Mohler took on the issue of modesty in weddings. With the help of his wife, Mary, Dr.Mohler encouraged women to... Read More ›

Before we move on…

Apr 21 2006 9:25 am

...we want to recommend two resources for further study on this crucial topic of modesty: 1. “The Soul of Modesty” by CJ Mahaney—this sermon was the basis for our... Read More ›

Fashion and Following the Savior, Pt. 7

Apr 21 2006 9:07 am

Well, it’s time to conclude our two-week discussion on “Fashion and Following the Savior.” Your enthusiastic response to this generally unpopular topic is reflective of your love for Christ.... Read More ›

Jenni’s Story

Apr 20 2006 4:20 pm

We’ve done a lot of teaching on modesty over the last two weeks, and we thought now might be a good time to post the story of how one... Read More ›

Modesty on Your Wedding Day

Apr 19 2006 1:01 pm

Last September, when CJ and I had the privilege of going to The Bible Church of Little Rock, CJ spoke on the topic of modesty. At the conclusion of... Read More ›

A Candle Among Straw

Apr 18 2006 10:56 am

I want to add a quote to the young men’s thoughts from yesterday. Richard Baxter (writing 400 years ago) had this advice for how we as women should relate... Read More ›