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Encouragement Cafe: Beauty From Ashes

…He has no form or comeliness; And when we see Him, there is no beauty that we should desire Him.

Isaiah 53:2 NKJV

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Jesus Christ walked up Calvary’s hill burdened with the weight of the cross.  He was a bloody mess from the intense beatings He had received, almost unrecognizable.  As Isaiah prophesied, there was nothing beautiful about Him that anyone should desire Him.

Have you ever felt like that?  Like you have nothing that anyone would desire?  Like you are not beautiful?  Are the words “unworthy” and “unlovable” part of your self-image?

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