When I look into the mirror

When I look in the mirror
What do I see ?,
Do I see the Saviour
Staring back at me ?.
Do I see the gifts
He gave for free ?,
That cost Him much
Inconveniently ?.

When I look in the mirror
What is my story ?,
Do I see a his graces
Do I see His glory ?.
My own attributes
Are often thorny ,
But it’s all His life
It’s Him who is worthy.

But we all, with unveiled face, beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as by the Spirit of the Lord. (II Corinthians 3:18 NKJV)

And lest I should be exalted above measure by the abundance of the revelations, a thorn in the flesh was given to me, a messenger of Satan to buffet me, lest I be exalted above measure. Concerning this thing I pleaded with the Lord three times that it might depart from me. And He said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for My strength is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore most gladly I will rather boast in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me. (II Corinthians 12:7-9 NKJV)

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