fifty-shades-grey-trailerAs the release of Fifty Shades of Grey nears, my social media feeds become more and more shorter as I obsessively click the “hide feed,”option in the hopes to stow away the gross displays of thirstiness from needy women all over, and in the process guard my heart, mind, and eyes. No offense, but for the non-believer friends and family of mine this does not some to a surprise. But for the Christian women that I follow, I was pretty amazed at some of your obsession with this movie. I have been known to make comments about Christians watching shows like Scandal, where every Thursday the mistress, Olivia Pope is praised for being an independent, strong woman although she is having an affair with a married man. Then we have ABC’s provocative series, Mistresses which follows four girlfriends who support each other in their journey to self-discovery all the while carrying on illicit relationships with married men and such. One of the biggest things I hear from “Christian” women justifying their poor choice of entertainment is: “It’s only entertainment. Christians don’t have to be boring.” Right. I want to go back to this movie, Fifty Shades of Grey and share with you some lies Christian women are telling themselves to justify watching it, and why it sounds ridiculous! More