Do You Feel Pretty?

Watch this clip from “Glee.”

I know, this is Glee, but humor me. Watch this video of Quinn and Rachel. Both beautiful, but Rachel feels unpretty because she doesn’t like her nose. So she contemplates having a plastic surgeon shape it to look like Quinn’s.

We live in a culture that elevates youth and physical attractiveness above all else.  A part of spiritual formation is to grow beyond the shallow definitions we have been ingrained with (both in and out of the church) and to adopt a more holistic view of self-worth.

How do you struggle with feeling attractive?  What would you change about yourself if you could?

Journal about any emotions the video prompted. Explore the why behind your reaction.

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