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In essence, being authentic means being genuine, real, and who you are, not who you'd like to be.
2 Corinthians 3:12 Since, then, we have such a hope, we act with great boldness.
Reflection: When are you the most comfortable, enabling you to act your "boldest"?
2 Corinthians 3:13 "We are not like Moses, who used to put a veil over his face to prevent the Israelites from gazing steadily until the end of the glory of what was being set aside"
Reflection: What areas of your life are you the most guarded at "protecting," which could come across as inauthentic?
2 Corinthians 3:14-15 " 14 but their minds were hardened. For to this day, at the reading of the old covenant, the same veil remains; it is not lifted, because it is set aside only in Christ. 15 Yet still today, whenever Moses is read, a veil lies over their hearts."
Reflection: Are there times when you aren't who you really are, which keeps you from becoming "who you are"?
2 Corinthians 3:16 "but whenever a person turns to the Lord, the veil is removed."
Reflection: What does truly "turning" to the Lord look like to you?