Another outstanding post from a fellow blogger.
Growing from a child into a young adult are powerful years. The “big” events and experiences during that period stick with us.
I would like to share something with you because it’s important to me.
In a previous post, I mentioned how each of us has our own prevailing awareness — experiences that have formed our humanness.
In my case, the Carolyn Being.
At eight-years old I was told I was going to hell for not being Baptist. I tried to stand up for myself. It was hard. I was outnumbered. In tears, I ran home to my mother.
What I learned: It hurts to be judged by your faith.
A popular football player in high school pushed and mocked a blind student. “What are you doing?!” I shouted. For a second, I wondered who’s said that. I was not the confrontational kind and my words shocked me. They also felt good.
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