Once upon a time I had beautiful handwriting. Then I broke my arm. Now my writing looks like scribble. Even with practice, it still looks shaky.
If you are a follower of Christ, this is what the Bible says about who God designed you to be...
• You are a child of God, created in His image, chosen in Christ before the foundation of the world to be holy. John 1:12; Genesis 1:27; Ephesians 1:4
• You are a member of a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for God’s own possession. 1 Peter 2:9, 10
• You are God’s workmanship, His handiwork, born anew in Christ to do His work. Ephesians 2:10
• You are a saint. Ephesians 1:1; 1 Corinthians 1:2; Philippians 1:1; Colossians 1:2
• You are the salt of the earth. Matthew 5:13
• You are a temple, a dwelling place of God. His Spirit and His life dwell in you. 1 Corinthians 3:16; 6:19
• You are one of God’s living stones, being built up in Christ as a spiritual house. 1 Peter 2:5
• You are chosen and appointed by Christ to bear His fruit. John 15:16
• You are born of God, and the evil one, the devil, cannot touch you. In fact, you are an enemy of the devil. 1 John 5:18; 1 Peter 5:8
• And ---You can approach God with boldness, freedom and confidence. Ephesians 3:12
• You have been given a spirit of power, love and self-discipline. 2 Timothy 1:7
• You have been given exceedingly great and precious promises by God. 2 Peter 1:4
• Therefore, stand tall ---You can do all things through Christ who strengthens you. Philippians 4:13
Hold your head up --- With boldness and confidence --- Tell people who you are!
You are a child of the KING!
• And you can stand before Him just as if you never sinned, completely forgiven and righteous. Romans 5:1
• God so loved you that He gave His one and only Son so that you could have eternal life. John 3:16
• You have been bought with a price; you belong to God. 1 Corinthians 6:19
• You have been established, anointed and sealed by God in Christ, and you have been given the Holy Spirit as a pledge, guaranteeing your inheritance to come. 2 Corinthians 1:21; Ephesians 1:13, 14
• You are a joint heir with Him. Romans 8:17
• You are an expression of the life of Christ. Colossians 3:4
• You are a priceless treasure. Exodus 19:5