Category Beauty

Clothed with Strength & Dignity

Does Proverbs 31 ever feel like an unreachable, unattainable standard? I struggle with the thought of even being able to achieve one of the verses in this segment of scripture entitled “The Wife of Noble Character”, let alone live up to the culmination of the full passage. Yet, this is a portion of scripture that […]

Inimitable Magnificence

When you first looked at yourself in the mirror this morning did you think, “wow, I am looking at inimitable magnificence!” Or were the thoughts you had more along these lines, “whoa, I didn’t know my hair could do that”, “oh my I look tired”, “looks like I need coffee and concealer”, or “the footprints […]

The Core of Your Beauty

The size, shape, and weight of my body are not the core of my beauty. I wrote this statement on an index card labelled Prayer for Myself.  I wrote it because so often I find myself attempting to value my beauty on the size, shape and weight of my body.    Read the statement again […]

Beautiful Imperfections

Beauty.  Perfection.  They mean the same thing, right? This is the thought that I was pondering to myself this morning.  The thing about being alone with one’s self is that you get to be with you.  Every delightful trait and maddeningly frustrating trait is yours to behold. This morning during the initial part of my […]

Odd One In

Left out.  Third wheel.  Excluded.  Forgotten.  Fifth wheel.  Left behind.  Odd one out. I am certain there has been a time, probably a few times, where you have felt one of these ways.  It is not a whole lot of fun being the one left out. Recently I went to an event along with two […]