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Can a Christian be a model? Is a modeling career something a Christian can consider?



    
    

Clarify Share Report Asked July 01 2013 Mini Anonymous (via GotQuestions)

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Shea S. Michael Houdmann Supporter Got Questions Ministries
As Christians, our goal is to please the Lord. So, with that goal in mind, we should prepare ourselves for careers that are rewarding to ourselves, beneficial to others, and, most especially, pleas...

July 01 2013 2 responses Vote Up Share Report


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Mini Vince Terranova
I totally agree (100%) with the answer given. I just wanted to point out a couple of things. Yes, we should offer our bodies as a daily living sacrifice to Christ---in all we do. Which means every job, not just modeling. Personally, I have been a professional model for the last 15 years. I will admit that when I first started in NYC, I was swept up in some of the glamor. I know deep in my heart that our living God has put me in this industry. I literally have a couple hundred stories to prove it. He works in ALL things according to His will and purpose for His Glory! 

He has shown me so much growth through working in this industry. I have been ministered to, and have carried the gospel all across this nation as well as other countries. He comes first in my work and in my life. By the way, I never sought this work out in the first place (I wouldn't recommend). I was sought after. I was a believer when I decided to engage. I guess you could say that the Truth was with me. Did I make mistakes? Of course. I make them every day just sitting around the house. But, our faithful God is never done with us. His Spirit is always directing us to learn His righteous ways. Commit your ways to His ways, and your plans will succeed! Proverbs 16:3
In Christ's Love,
Vince

May 20 2014 2 responses Vote Up Share Report


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