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When You Weren't Invited

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Dear friend,

You weren't invited. You weren't noticed. You weren't chosen.
It's past midnight and you're scrolling through Instagram, seeing the fun photos and exciting captions. And you weren't there. 
Why? You wonder. After all your effort and time spent, they overlooked you. And the lies seep in. You're not funny enough. Not pretty enough. Not fashionable or thin or curvy or good enough. The friends you thought were your best stop responding, stop speaking.
But friend, this is not who you are. I've met Rejection a few times, and he's not a nice guy. He weasels his way in and replaces your expectations with disappointment and pain. He steals joy and brings down weeks.
When this bully walks into your life, there are a few things you must remember:
1. You are accepted. Darling, there is a love, a friend, who will always accept you. Yes, you've heard it before. He may not seem like enough now, but when you but your hand in His, Jesus will be with …