Tag Archives: bully

A Light on a Hill

“You are the light of the world. A city that is set on a hill cannot be hidden. Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven.” (Matthew 5:14, 16 NKJV) Stormie is a beautiful young lady with a smile that lights up a room. She’s friends with everyone ...

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Never Alone

“Then all this assembly shall know that the Lord does not save with sword and spear; for the battle is the Lord’s, and He will give you into our hands.” (I Samuel 17:47 NIV) One warm spring afternoon, I found myself standing alone outside of the gym facing a mountain of anger from five very mean girls. As usual, this ...

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Killing Fear

“For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.” (2 Tim. 1:7 NIV) “If I brought a gun to school you’d be the first one I’d kill.” Seth leered at me from behind, sending a chill down my spine. It was my first year in public school and ...

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Bullies All Around

“They repay me evil for good, and hatred for my friendship.” (Psalms 109:5 NIV) My family moved when I was in junior high so that my dad could find a job. I’d hoped the change would bring a new start for me. When you’re overweight, school can be a tough place to be. I learned quickly that a group of ...

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