I have an article featured on Encouragement Café today that I would love for you to read and then come back and share your thoughts in the comment section.
Here is just a small sample of the article:
We fall victim to societal pressure to believe that our appearance, status and possessions will make our lives better. When we give into this notion, we are letting society construct our identity. The real question we need to ask ourselves is where does our identity come from?
Another way to put this is: What types of things define a person? Say, for example, you were to introduce yourself to someone you do not know: How would you define yourself? Would you define yourself by your family relationships, by a professional title, or lack of one, or by where you live or go to church? People generally define themselves by age, intelligence, education, marital status, material things, and family…
What lies about yourself do you need to replace with God’s truth today?