If Jesus Drove the Moneychangers out of The Temple with Whips and Cords ? What do we Say to the Immodestly Dressed Girl or Boy .INSIDE Church ?
Her cleavage is distracting during worship. What do you tell her? (stockfreeimages.com)
When speaking to parents and leaders of teenagers, I often hear a version of this question:
“There is a girl in my church (or a group of girls) who wear totally inappropriate clothes to church. What do I say to her?”
Here’s my response …
Drop Your Stone
- Commit Your Plans to the Lord in 2015! So I do not run without a goal. I fight like a boxer who is hitting something—not just the air. (1 Corinthians 9:26, NCV) Depend on the Lord in whatever you do and your plans will succeed. (Proverbs 16:3, NCV) Setting goals is a spiritual discipline. Goals stretch you and help you become all God wants you to be.
- Setting goals will give a destination for your vision. Move forward toward health in all areas of life by creating SMART goals (specific, measurable, attainable, relevant, and time-bound) in response to your results from the Five Essentials survey. Specific goals are clear. Tell your brain exactly what is expected and why it’s important. A specific goal usually answers who, what, when, where, why.
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