A simple woman who caught the eye of the king of Persia, Esther humbly became queen. But she had a secret: Esther was Jewish during a period of Jewish persecution. To protect her people, Esther tactfully professed her faith to the king and convinced him to end the persecution.
Esther's uncle once said, "Who knows if perhaps you were made queen for such a time as this?" Indeed, wherever we are in life, we were all made for such a time as this!