Beauty And Self Worth
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instead, [it should consist of] the hidden person of the heart with the imperishable quality of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is very valuable in God's eyes.
Strength and honor are her clothing, and she can laugh at the time to come.
For in the past, the holy women who hoped in God also beautified themselves in this way, submitting to their own husbands,
It is the glory of God to conceal a matter and the glory of kings to investigate a matter.
Conduct yourselves honorably among the Gentiles, so that in a case where they speak against you as those who do evil, they may, by observing your good works, glorify God in a day of visitation.
Although these have a reputation of wisdom by promoting ascetic practices, humility, and severe treatment of the body, they are not of any value against fleshly indulgence.
Be in agreement with one another. Do not be proud; instead, associate with the humble. Do not be wise in your own estimation.
Your beauty should not consist of outward things [like] elaborate hairstyles and the wearing of gold ornaments or fine clothes;
Because you say, 'I'm rich; I have become wealthy, and need nothing,' and you don't know that you are wretched, pitiful, poor, blind, and naked,
Consider the ravens: they don't sow or reap; they don't have a storeroom or a barn; yet God feeds them. Aren't you worth much more than the birds?
Look at the birds of the sky: they don't sow or reap or gather into barns, yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Aren't you worth more than they?
The man's name was Nabal, and his wife's name, Abigail. The woman was intelligent and beautiful, but the man, a Calebite, was harsh and evil in [his] dealings.
But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you,
Wives, in the same way, submit yourselves to your own husbands so that, even if some disobey the [Christian] message, they may be won over without a message by the way their wives live,
[Instruct them] to do good, to be rich in good works, to be generous, willing to share,
just as Sarah obeyed Abraham, calling him lord. You have become her children when you do good and aren't frightened by anything alarming.
And walk in love, as the Messiah also loved us and gave Himself for us, a sacrificial and fragrant offering to God.
However, do this with gentleness and respect, keeping your conscience clear, so that when you are accused, those who denounce your Christian life will be put to shame.
But He gives greater grace. Therefore He says: God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble.
So My people come to you in crowds, sit in front of you, and hear your words, but they don't obey them. Although they express love with their mouths, their hearts pursue unjust gain.
Oh, the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and the knowledge of God! How unsearchable His judgments and untraceable His ways!
I am sure of this, that He who started a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.
Fight the good fight for the faith; take hold of eternal life, to which you were called and have made a good confession before many witnesses.
Husbands, love your wives, just as also Christ loved the church and gave Himself for her,
- A Good Woman
- Beauty Of Nature
- Beauty, Spiritual
- Confidence And Self Esteem
- God's Things Concealed
- Godly Woman
- Humility And Pride
- Inner Beauty
- Love Marriage
- Loving Your Wife
- Self Esteem
- Self Worth
- The Beauty Of Nature
- Women's Beauty
- Women's Strength