Summary: You can allow God to beautify you freely of His grace and it last forever or you can spend a huge amount of time and money on beauty that is fake and fades.
Proposition: You must beautify yourself God’s way!
I. By submitting to your husband! 1,2
A. You obey God! 1
B. You convict your husband! 2
II. By adorning your soul! 3,4
A. You have something that lasts! 3
Fashion passes away – I Corinthians 7:31
Psalm 90:17 – “Let the beauty of the Lord be upon us.” Beauty - also pleasantness and grace
B. You have the favor of God! 4
Psalm 45:13 “The King’s daughter is all glorious within.” Glorious – stately, courage and abundance
I Timothy 5:2 “treat as mothers and sisters in purity” easier if the ladies are walking in chaste purity
Ecclesiastes 3:11 “He has made everything beautiful in His time.” Beautiful – fair, excellent
He made you ladies so you are beautiful. Add-ons declare that He did not make you beautiful.
III. By trusting God! 5,6
A. To direct your husband! 5
Daniel followed God and exalted him before pagan rulers.
B. To remove all your fears! 6
If you are divorced, separated, widowed or single these principles work for you as God is your husband if you are saved and part of the Bride of Christ. Isaiah 54:1-5
Scripture reading: Titus 2:1-8,15