Category Archives: Modest Clothing

WARM WEATHER AND IMMODEST DRESS

As the weather warms up, we generally wear less and/or lighter clothing. There is nothing wrong with adjusting our clothing to fit the weather so long as our clothing adequately covers our bodies. The fashion of the world, of course, is to wear scanty, provocative clothing, especially when the weather is warm. Unfortunately, some in the church will be influenced more by the fashion of the world than they are by the word of the Lord. Continue reading

DOES HOW YOU DRESS PLEASE GOD? By Dave Rogers (part 2)

 When we discuss “what’s immodest,” someone nearly always brings up a variation on Justice Potter Stewart’s comment (about pornography), to the effect that “I can’t define (it), but I know what it is when I see it.”[1] I am not convinced that we do know what immodesty is when we see it! Christians shouldn’t have a problem understanding … Continue reading

DOES HOW YOU DRESS PLEASE GOD? By Dave Rogers (part 1)

Your appearance really does matter! Of the five senses, only smell has a stronger impact on the mind than sight. What this means for the way you dress is that what you wear directly influences the thoughts of others — one person’s appearance can cause another person’s sin (2 Sam. 11:2, cf. Mt. 5:28), even unintentionally. Continue reading