children live and the homeschools in
which;they;learn.;Parents,;especially;fa-thers,;must;take;responsibility;for;teach-ing and modeling modesty. Yes, Church
leaders should support parents in this
A dad is called to be the leader of his
this task onto his wife. Dads, understand
because it’s uncomfortable, might put
or might make us look overbearing.
possibly because he has already been de-sensitized;by;impurity;in;his;own;life.
How can we lead our families back to
serving as mentors—need to encourage sons to make a covenant with their
“I have made a covenant with my eyes;
how then could I gaze at a virgin?” 2 Fa-thers;must;help;their;sons;take;proac-tive;steps;to;guard;their;minds;by;being
selective about what they see. We must
teach them that a male is stimulated and
therefore influenced by what he sets his
to make a covenant with their eyes, then
dads must do the same. We must have a
what we see on TV, in a theater, on mag-azine;pages,;or;on;the;computer;screen.
It’s;important;to;have;a;similar;discus-sion with our daughters too, because
growing numbers of women are also being lured into sexual addictions.
their family evaluate their clothing. Dad
needs to check his wardrobe as well. In
honoring wardrobe choices might need
to start with a husband talking to his
wife about the message she conveys by
dren are wearing.
We can teach our children passages
such;as;Romans;12: 1–2,;James;1: 14–15,;I
Thessalonians;4: 3–8,;I;Timothy;2: 9,;Titus
2: 4–14,;I;Corinthians;6: 19–20,;and;Phi-
lippians;3: 17–20;and;4: 8.
Dad, your wife can be a powerful
helpmate in this task, but it is your
Jesus and others by choosing to wear
sensible, modest, and decent clothing.
you think some of those boys got to be
for teaching and modeling modesty.