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Embracing the new

Daily Devotional Podcast. Follow along with blog post.
Today I've come to remind you about what 2 Corinthians 5:17 says about you and that is, you are a new creation, because of the God who lives in you. That means you have the inherited right to be exactly who you are and nobody else. God made you perfectly, because He made you in His image (Genesis 1:27). So guess what? It's cool to embrace being different, because God made no two people the same. Sometimes when we look at social media, we tend to think we're not good enough, but let me tell you, you are -- we are -- great enough. And we have no need to compare ourselves to any person. The only one we should be comparing ourselves to is God. And although we will never measure up, at least we have a great guide, a great barometer, a great benchmark, in order to determine how to be all we can be.

And what I'm also saying is we should be confident in being different and being new creations, because nothing that grows stays the same and that is a wonderful thing. Embrace the new and walk in confidence in being you. Yes. As I said, the God in you is great, so you are great by default. We have to remember that and start acting like we really know it. At any rate, I just wanted to encourage you today just in case you may need it, because we all need encouragement from time to time, right? Right. 
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