Modesty is hard. I admit it, staying modestly dressed takes commitment and struggle in this day and age. I love fashion and really enjoy shopping, but when I put that and modesty together in this culture I’m faced with a challenge. If it’s high in the front it’s low in the back. If it’s modest on top it’s short on the bottom. But I have always been taught to be modest by my parents, at retreats, and by the church. Whatever I wear gets the “yes” or “no” of my parents and I just go with that. I have always been told what to do…but why? Why do I have to spend an extra few hours shopping to get that shirt with a neckline 3in higher or that bathing suit that gives more coverage? What is the point?
I would like to share with you 5 reasons why being modest is so important. Hopefully you can take these reasons to heart and strive to be more modest because of them. Continue reading “Why is Modesty Important?”