The Search For Significance Author:Robert S. McGhee Most people base their self-worth on their success and the approval of others, but even if they are highly successful and please a lot of people, there usually remains a deep sense of frustration. They either feel like they haven't done enough or discover that virtually any failure or loss of approval will cause their self-esteem to fade. Succes... more »s and approval promise to provide a sense of self-worth, but these are empty promises.
Christ promises a sense of self-worth, security, and purpose that is not based on our abilities or the whim of others. Through His death to forgive sin and His resurrection to give new life, He has made us deeply loved, comletely forgiven, fully pleasing, and totally accepted.« less