Self doubt is like a plague. One that can be birthed from just one little thought – and before you know it, it has spread throughout your whole being like a fire. Look at all these talent shows on TV. The contestants start singing and you think WOW! But more often than not, despite the amount of talent they possess – most are consumed by self doubt.
We are ALL called to be awesome! NOT PERFECT. And to be truly awesome, you have to re-connect with and accept who you really are. No comparing, no doubting. Just be excellent on your own level.
“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future” Jeremiah 29:11
God did not make a mistake when He created you (regardless of how you were delivered into this world.) You have a special purpose to fulfil in this life, and one that only YOU can fulfil. So, if you are busy looking at someone else, and trying to be them, remember you are doing the world some serious injustice.
I don’t know about you, but I always need to remind myself of this everyday; I am NOT better. I am NOT worse. I AM ME… and at my best, I am an unstoppable force (yes, sometimes without even realizing). So here’s to a week of being the best versions of ourselves that we were created to be!