A Little Reminder

I am not called to do what everyone else is doing. 

I believe that… and then I don’t.

I believe it on the days when I am being praised for what I’ve done.

I believe it on days when I feel momentum.

I believe it on days when I’m thriving.


I don’t believe it on the days when it’s just plain hard.

I don’t believe it on days when I feel like the odd girl out.

I don’t believe it on days when no one else validates what I’m doing.

You are called to be you.

Don’t compete.

Don’t compare.

Don’t mimic.

Don’t envy.

Just lead.  Just be.  Just do all that God has specifically called you to do!

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  • Delinda Layne April 10, 2013  

    Hi Jenni – YES! You are so right on– I think as women especially, we tend to forget that. We beat up on ourselves, and so often compare.. which winds up hurting us more. Thanks so much for your message. I’d like to share this with my readers, with your permission, and of course I will give you credit. Blessings on your ministry –

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  • Kelli Wommack April 11, 2013  

    Love this, Jenni! Thanks for the “little reminder” that brings BIG results.

  • Stephanie Haynes April 12, 2013  

    Thank you Jeni! I really needed to hear this today.

  • Alicia Boyll April 17, 2013  

    Thanks for this! I printed these words out and posted above my computer for a daily reminder. I just found your blog this morning and it was clearly a divine intervention from the Lord! Thanks!