Mixing it Up

via YouTube On October 30, schools across the country will take part in something called “Mix It Up At Lunch”, an anti-bullying effort that encourages kids to sit with someone outside their regular peer group. Started 11 years ago by the Southern Poverty Law Center, the program hopes to break up cliques and prevent bullying. […]

Spiritual Bullying

Spiritual bullying…, not two words you expect to see together, but it happens. Probably the most visible aspect of spiritual bullying is that old chestnut, “Love sinner, hate the sin”, which is almost always applied to LGBT folks. Interesting note, that particular phrase doesn’t come from the Bible. The exact quote comes from Mohandas K. Gandhi’s autobiography. […]

You’re Not Being Persecuted.

Lately, we’ve heard more than a few conservatives (Christians mostly) claiming they are being persecuted for their beliefs. Whenever they’re accused of being bullying, they shout “You’re persecuting me because of my religion! You’re the bully!”  These people are convinced that the Left (political and religious) are curtailing their right to religious freedom. As CBN reported  recently “If you get the […]

Are We Bullies?

  When I was younger, people said I marched to  the beat of a different drummer, that I was a non-conformist, even unique.  That didn’t make me happy because, when you’re a kid, you know that no matter what adults might tell you, being different is not good thing.  Being different means you stand out, and standing out leads […]