Alrighty guys, putting on my mod hat here for a reminder of what posts here entail : First, I want to preface this by noting that yes, we know that this is on the front page of the sub and yes, we also know that there are no quality answers in this thread. In today's culture most men want to leave this in the closet like some dirty little secret preferably left to be for gotten. So, although I got a lot of attention from predominently men, women came up to me and conmplimented me regularly, too. I have played games with my children in a dress including football, it is a learned skilled. I encourage you to search the Scriptures and make it a daily part of your life. I like them on women and I cannot tell really why. God designed men to desire women, and when we ladies walk around flaunting ourselves for everyone to see, we do a grave disservice to the men around us, and ourselves.
} When I first began looking into wearing more skirts, I knew all the arguments for and against skirts and dresses being the pinnacle of modesty. Yes women and girls also kept wearing all their wonderful line of clothing they have been wearing. Even if one is not germ phobic, sitting in short skirts can still be less than ideal. We are not friendly to any person who believes they know what's best for another. I am afraid that it causes a barrier that has nothing to do with the Gospel, sending a message of strangeness that is not necessary! I hope I might wear short skirts half as well as you do. Is she comfortable wearing a short skirt? I want my girls to see and understand the difference between the world and the life God wants them to lead and I want my example to be the first place they see that difference.
However, it is also predominant in Arab cultures where men wear something called a wizar in Arabic: وزار which is basically a long piece of fabric that is wrapped around and held up either by a belt or by tying it. I think you can easily show that women should dress modestly! Therefore, our approach in all things should be to inspire people to love God not intimidate them to please God. Homosexuality is rampant, as well as more disgusting forms of gender confusion. A month or so of my daily ensembles. And if my skirt is something like mini-skirt then I use shorts under the skirt at school and work. Thank you and may God bless your future Christian journey to continue to shine your light in this cruel world.
I guess I read too many Little House on the Prairie books growing up! A dress doesn't have to be expensive to be made well: Are the shoulder seams and hems neat and even? I love skirts too, because they make one's legs look nice. Two months post pregnancy is not the time to worry about looking your best between sleepless nights and cloth diaper filled days, and a farm who has the time lol. I wear dresses almost every day because I am short and no one makes pants for girls who are short. It would remove the uniqueness as related to women. Then the young man who was courting me reaffirmed what my father was saying.
Looking forward to your response. While men ultimately are responsible for their thoughts, as sisters in Christ we should be willing to aid them in this. I go into this extensively in my article on why some Christian women wear long dresses or skirts and have long hair. I'd like to think it's about what I've written, but sadly I think it's more about what you've written about. The changes have been amazing! Men and women properly functioning in their God given roles is one of the best defenses against the relational perversions we find in our present day. Even if pants are the norm, it's nice to mix things up from time to time! But that is because they were loose and not fitting her snugly at all. We are housewife and working woman friendly.
His wive was ever so grateful to him when he came on board. It's like they radiate more fun. Pants identify a woman as supportive of the feminist agenda, which is one of the most destructive movements to ever face a woman. He told me I would be prettier… I have no idea where that came from except we had just studied the middle ages and chivalry. While it was great for wear and tear on my clothes, I was getting sloppier by the year.
Every violation or wiping out of this distinction - such even, for example, as the emancipation of a woman - was unnatural, and therefore an abomination in the sight of God. I can't do those things without being fulling aware of where my dress or skirt is to make sure I don't end up being inappropriate in public. No matching, no mixing, no pairing. I also find it interesting that we are quick to pull this scripture out of Deuteronomy and cling to it as the reason we wear skirts, but there are countless other scriptures found in Deut. I have started to wear skirts, but you know I really have no idea how to do it. It's all anecdotal at best though. Because of the New Testament, while we are not bound to law's, holy days, sacrifices, God's opinion does not change on a matter such as this one.
My grandma passed away about 2 yrs ago and when she passed away I felt an over whelming need to find God. In his defense there are certainly some skirts that are too risque for office wear. It is the same way when we discuss music. This is especially true with people who despise Christians because of their religious beliefs and values, which differ from their own. She was sort of like my very own fairy godmother, encouraging my innate princess-like tendencies.