Resources by Topic: Modesty, Purity & Beauty

Sexual Purity

Sexual Purity

If you search the web or walk through any mall, you’ll be confronted with something. People have lost a sense of God’s plan for sexuality. Read or Listen →

The Value of Rest

The Value of Rest

When’s the last time you truly took a day of rest? On that day, did you experience quiet? Was your phone switched off? You're invited to a new pattern of rest. Read or Listen →

How to Avoid Burnout

How to Avoid Burnout

Shona Murray was busy doing things for God’s kingdom when she had an emotional crash. She had been neglecting health and rest, and it caught up with her. Read or Listen →

Girl Defined

Girl Defined

Two sisters decided to pursue careers in modeling. They quickly discovered that pursuing outward beauty doesn’t satisfy. Now they focus on inward beauty. Read or Listen →

Set-Apart Femininity

Set-Apart Femininity

The airbrushed, digitally enhanced images you see at the checkout counter aren’t real. So where do you find an accurate picture of femininity? Read or Listen →

One Mom's Idea

One Mom's Idea

Walk through any store and you’ll get a picture of the low opinion our culture has about purity. Learn how to raise daughters with a heart for purity. Read or Listen →

More Than a List

More Than a List

Don't start with a list. Start with the principles of God's Word. Teach your children, beginning at the earliest ages, what God thinks when it comes to modesty. Read or Listen →

The Value of Boundaries

The Value of Boundaries

Mary Kassian says that when it comes to their relationships with men, women need firm hedges before temptation comes; otherwise, wise decisions will be harder. Read or Listen →

Candles and Gunpowder

Candles and Gunpowder

Feminine beauty was once compared to a candle. There's nothing wrong with it, but you have to treat it carefully when walking through a room full of gunpowder. Read or Listen →

Mixed Messages

Mixed Messages

It takes more than words to communicate. The expressions on your face, hand gestures, even volume--all these, and more, help you express yourself. Read or Listen →

The Quiz

The Quiz

If you’ve done any shopping lately, you’ve probably looked at a piece of clothing and asked yourself, "Is this modest?" Read or Listen →

Be Prepared

Be Prepared

We don’t like to think about suffering and hardship, and we certainly don’t like to think about our children having to suffer. Read or Listen →

More Than a List

More Than a List

We send our kids to school to learn the basics. We give them piano lessons. We put them on teams to learn soccer or basketball. But who’s teaching modesty? Read or Listen →

Exposed

If your finery were taken away, and the hidden, inner parts of your heart exposed, would you look more or less beautiful? How much beauty is in your heart? Continue Reading …

Sexting

Until we present our young women with a new and beautiful vision of womanhood–a biblical vision–they will continue to pursue the modern sexualized ideal. Continue Reading …

Vampire Craze

I can't help but wonder if fascination with the dark, dangerous, bad boys featured in Twilight and vampire shows is fitting for girls who love Jesus. Continue Reading …

The Gift of Illness

Whether your struggle is with chronic illness or some other form of weakness, God is not wasting it. He’s fulfilling the purposes He’s planned for you since the beginning of time. Continue Reading …

Capturing True Beauty in a Photoshopped World

Women desire to be beautiful. The world knows this and plays upon it by constantly feeding us unrealistic images to imitate. In this workshop we will consider God’s definition of beauty and look at how to find our identity in the Lord rather than in the mass media.

Blair Linne In this workshop we will consider God’s definition of beauty and look at how to find our identity in the Lord rather than in the mass media. Continue Reading 

Your Thought Closet Makeover

Every woman has a closet full of everything she's placed there; some is attractive, lots is outdated, ugly, or just doesn't fit! Every woman also has a thought closet full of everything she's said to herself for years. Some of the self talk content is attractive and useful. But, lots of it is ugly, outdated, and just doesn't fit because ...

Jennifer Rothschild What we've placed in our thought closets is what we clothe our lives with. Jennifer will help you know what to say to your soul. Continue Reading 

Food, Beauty, and Control: Three Snares Women Face

FamilyLife Today co-host Bob Lepine will help women examine three areas of life that are potential pitfalls. He'll look at what the Bible says about all three areas and provide counsel on how to avoid temptation and sin in each area.

Bob Lepine Bob Lepine will help women examine 3 areas of life that are potential pitfalls. He'll look at what the Bible says and how to avoid temptation. Continue Reading 

The Genesis of Gender

What makes men tick? What makes women tick? If we want to figure it out, we need to look back to creation and have a look at God's original design. Mary Kassian will identify gender distinctives evident in the creation story. It will help you understand the differences between the sexes, why these differences exist, and how to navigate your ...

Mary Kassian What makes men tick? What makes women tick? If we want to figure it out, we need to look back to creation and have a look at God's original design. Continue Reading