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Why I Believe Head Coverings In Worship Are For Today

I cover my hair when I am in a worship service. I haven’t always. I was raised in a church where older women still covered their hair, usually with a hat, but the younger women didn’t. Except for one, and she still sticks out in my memory. My mother never covered her hair, explaining to… Continue reading Why I Believe Head Coverings In Worship Are For Today

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God’s Call To Women: Thoughts Through The Ages

“Submission refers to a wife’s divine calling to honor and affirm her husband’s leadership and help carry it through according to her gifts. It is not an absolute surrender of her will. Rather, we speak of her disposition to yield to her husband’s guidance and her inclination to follow his leadership.”~Ligon Duncan “Womanhood is a… Continue reading God’s Call To Women: Thoughts Through The Ages

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Brothers, get serious about being a Husband and Father by Gene Long

Husbands, the chief purpose of your life is no longer for you to love God and glorify Him forever. Oh brothers it is so much deeper than that. Your chief purpose is to ensure that you and your household, your wife, your children, along with yourself, would love God and glorify Him forever. When your… Continue reading Brothers, get serious about being a Husband and Father by Gene Long

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One Man’s Convictions Regarding Modesty by Gene Long

1- Men get more out of friendly hugs from women than women realize, and it isn’t good. 2- Modesty includes smoothing curves, and concealing crevices. 3- Revealed undergarment straps are enticing to men. 4- Men think very differently than you. Don’t assume you know our capabilities or lack thereof. 5- If you wouldn’t dream of… Continue reading One Man’s Convictions Regarding Modesty by Gene Long

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One Families Convictions on Why a Mother should be a Keeper At Home by Gene Long

One Families Convictions on Why a Mother should be a Keeper At Home. 1. Throughout Scripture we find an example of the wife being a submissive helpmate to her husband and a keeper, or worker, at home. 2. God’s Word is clear that the husband is the head of the wife. Placing a boss or… Continue reading One Families Convictions on Why a Mother should be a Keeper At Home by Gene Long

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By The Way Of The Cross

All of our life must be grounded in Scripture. What do we think about? How do we dress? What do we watch? How are we entertained? How do we spend our time? How do we relate to others? This and so much more, must be held up and examined in light of God’s Word. There… Continue reading By The Way Of The Cross

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The Modern Modesty Question

1 Timothy 2: 9, 10,  “likewise also that women should adorn themselves in respectable apparel, with modesty and self-control, not with braided hair and gold or pearls or costly attire,  but with what is proper for women who profess godliness—with good works.”  Luke 6: 46, “And why call ye me, Lord, Lord, and do not… Continue reading The Modern Modesty Question