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Your beauty should not come from outward adornment . . . Rather, it should be that of your inner 
self, the unfading beauty of a gentle and quiet 
spirit, which is of great worth in God’s sight. - 1 Peter 3:3-4 (NIV)

Today’s quoted scripture was written for early Christians, but I think many people who struggle with low self-esteem can identify with these words today. At sixteen years old, I am no exception.
One place I feel wanted and important is at my church. I am the assistant teacher for the...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, God, for seeing the beauty in all of us. Help us to love ourselves and each other as you love us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Genesis 1:26-31

Thought for the Day

All of God’s creations are beautiful.

Prayer Focus

Those who struggle with 
 low self-esteem


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Seeing young people, both men and women, participate in and write their testimonies at The Upper Room daily devotional writers’ workshop in Yangon, 2019, has been a highlight for me. The event and testimonies led to the publication of the first Lenten devotional in the Myanmar language. I truly believe that through The Upper Room ministry, the Lord will continue to equip people in Myanmar to grow and to share the gospel of Jesus Christ.”

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