Lord, teach me to be modest
and give me the strength to be myself
and not someone I am not.
Help me respect myself and treat others
the way I want to be treated.
Help me accomplish my goals without vanity
and give credit to those that deserve it.
God, thank you for my body
and let me encourage others and lift
them up and not put them down.
Give me the power to keep my appearance,
manners, and behavior appropriate.
Written by: Christopher, Room 6, St. Regis
Illustrated by: Cheryl, Grade 8, St. Genevieve School
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