Friday, November 02, 2012
So, who was it? Who was it that told you that you weren’t good enough?
Those voices ring in everyone’s ears. No one is immune to them.
It begins early.
Maybe it was your brother who said that girls couldn’t play hockey.
Maybe it was a classmate who called you “dumb” because you couldn’t master your multiplication tables.
Maybe it was your parents who examined your straight “A” report card and asked why you didn’t get an A+.
Maybe it was a boss who said that folks like you were a dime a dozen and therefore weren’t worth a raise.
Maybe it was your spouse who called you “stupid” in order to feel superior.
Maybe it was a fire-breathing preacher who waved a condemning finger in your face for every little sin.
Maybe it was your God who threatened you with eternal hell-fire for having simple human weakness.
So who was it? Who was it that told you that you weren’t good enough?
The father of our...(whole thing here)