Those glossy images on magazine covers…. long legs, thin torsos, sun-kissed skin tone.
I wouldn’t call them “fake”. But I wouldn’t call them”real” either.
After all, the photoshopped photos of Jessica Simpson are, in fact, Jessica Simpson. But it’s not reaaallly her. It’s not reaallly real. It’s not down to earth. Authentic. Genuine.
Which is why Cindy Crawford, a famous actress, is quoted as saying. . . “I wish I looked like Cindy Crawford.”
So ask yourself. Do you care more about being picture perfect? Or showing this world who YOU truly are?
I know what God would want. He created YOU. Not the airbrushed, filtered version of yourself. He created the real, down to earth, authentic, genuine you.
Psalms 139:14, “I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.”