What’s Your Worth?

Where do we find our worth? Is it something that changes or do we have an inherent set value? I would argue the second, and I will tell you why momentarily. First, let’s explore an area in which we, even as Christians, tend to try to find our worth. For many women I have met, myself included, and an increasing number of men, physical appearance has become something that defines them. I know I do not have to go into detail about how our society has a twisted message in regards to beauty.

When my dad was a young boy he had a stuffed animal monkey. That monkey was cherished. My dad literally loved the fuzz off of that silly monkey. He also, somehow, loved its tail right off. My Grandmother thought it was atrocious and tried to throw it away on many occasions. My dad, however, believed … [Read more…]