We have all been created in the image of God, but as God is all things to all people, as He is Omnipresent in each of us, we are all created uniquely and different from one another. There is only one of me.
I feel like it is important to have the validation that comes with understanding who we really are as individuals. The more you know yourself, the more you’re able to assert what you really need in life, relationship and most importantly you will be better equipped to live your truth and serve in the Kingdom of God.
My recommendation for a free Personality Test and a great resource for understanding your personality is the 16 Personalities website.
Screwtape Letters by CS Lewis This story takes the form of a series of letters from a senior Demon Screwtape to his nephew Wormwood, a Junior Tempter. The uncle’s mentorship pertains to the nephew’s responsibility in securing the damnation of a British man known only as “the Patient”.
I loved this book because it opens our eyes to the tactics of Satan. It helps us identify times and places where we are being fooled. Once we can start identifying these tactics as they are happening, we can start combating them with Gods truth.
Lies Women Believe by Nancy Leigh DeMoss – Satan is the master deceiver, and his lies are endless. Are you burned out, overwhelmed, angry, confused or fearful? According to Nancy Leigh DeMoss, these emotions are the result of Satan’s lies. Nancy tackles many of the falsehoods that enslave Christian women with alarming frequency and severity.
I first read this book about 10 years ago and it was one of those books that changed my life. As I unearthed the lies that are so prevalent in our lives and as I understood how simple the truths were, I decided to live a life that no longer was covered by deceit. I meditate on these truths on a regular basis and they have greatly impacted my life.