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The Artist's Makeup.

I thought about makeup on my walk last night.  Yeah, I know, odd right?  Before finishing prayer I looked up to the clouds and thought,  "Lord, I want to put on Your makeup."

My words went like this. "Let my eyes sparkle as a woman deeply in love, my cheeks blush as when she receives a beautiful and unexpected bouquet of flowers, hold my head up high as one going forth to receive an accolade, and let my smile reflect the joy of a new mother upon the birth of her child. With my foundation set and the colors of my Kingdom wardrobe already chosen, help me to be dressed for success in You."

The joy of the Lord is indeed our strength. He girds up our body to withstand the challenges of living in this world.  As a Believer choose to 'present' yourself to the world both in your personal life and in your business as a direct reflection of Jesus.  Remember, He is perfect and we are not and although makeup hardly ever is, we can do our best to assure the Artist's makeup is applied daily and in full view for the world to see.

Enjoy your day and make it something the Lord will be proud of!

Nehemiah 8:10

GBY!  Barbara :) 

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Comment balloon 25 commentsBARBARA RIES • August 27 2008 06:22AM
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