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Intentional Exposure

What if we re-wrote Philippians 4:8?

"Finally, brethren, whatever is untrue, whatever is ignoble, whatever is wrong, whatever is impure, whatever is unlovely, whatever is unadmirable- if there is anything shoddy or unworthy of praise- do not think or meditate on these things."

The Apostle Paul is emphasizing the importance of being careful of what you put in your mind.

It takes courage to refuse the streaming input of godless culture, and the expected misunderstanding and resentment of those who are surprised that you do not conform.

Stand firm and choose selectivity over an aimless and drifting mind.

Be very intentional about what you expose yourself to. Given the wide-ranging content on TV, the internet, in music, and everywhere else- always be mindful of sinful, lustful toxins to the heart and mind. Distractions that remove you from intimacy with God.

Intentional exposure has a significant impact on our minds, which is the gateway to the rest of our being. Live to please Christ and honor His Word in every way. Even in what you expose yourself to.





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