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Should Christians Hug in Church?

  • Paula Marsteller Paulawrites.com
Should Christians Hug in Church?

Should you hug that guy or not hug him? Is a front hug or a side hug more appropriate?

Awkward!

One of you recently asked me what I think about guys and girls hugging. That’s not an easy question to answer!

I went to a school where hugging guys was no big deal. Imagine my surprise when I discovered the Christian side hug years later—a “safe” hugging option designed to communicate affection while staying away from any potential sexual body contact.

Only, not every Christian is on board. For example:

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