I Peter 2:9 - But you are A CHOSEN RACE, A royal PRIESTHOOD, A HOLY NATION, A PEOPLE FOR God's OWN POSSESSION, so that you may proclaim the excellencies of Him who has called you out of darkness into His marvelous light;
You are never one of many to me. You are precious and dear to my heart: yes, even as a very special treasure. Do not hold me at arms length because you have a sense of unworthiness. Your sins are not covered...they are washed away.