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Mirror, mirror on the wall…

How do you look? Do you assess yourself, capabilities, dreams and visions based on the affirmation of your pastor, friends, families or a sense of self worth? “But the Lord said to Samuel ‘Do not look on his appearance or on the height of his stature, because I have rejected him. For the Lord sees not as man sees, man looks on the outward appearance but the Lord looks on the heart.” 1Samuel 16:7. The outward appearance or mirror images of how we look have taken over so many areas of our lives, service to God and our relationships with each other. Many of us never took time to look deep into our hearts to know who we truly are in Christ. Why should we do that when the mirror, both physically and spiritually tells us we are awesome? There are so many mirrors out there that show us to be the ‘most beautiful in the land’ even when we know secretly that there are spiritual warts and blackheads on our spiritual faces. No wonder as children of God, we look to these mirrors to determine t