I am a tad confused by your behavior, okay maybe I am a tad sad.
I know that I am not perfect, I know that I am a single mom, but what I don't know is where in the Bible it tells you to shun me?
I sit there and feel excluded, I don't belong in your conversations because obviously I just wouldn't understand - after all my thinking powers disappeared the day I was divorced.
I see your stares from across the room, I am assuming my I have a a special marking on my forehead that only you can see....it obviously lets you know my actions of the last 30 plus years.
I see how you dart across the church the moment you think the preacher (or any other male) might speak to me - after all you need to protect them from my evil doings.
I heard the whispers/rumors about how I dress, I didn't know my sundress and flip flops were so inappropriate - then again I do live on a single income budget, so they are obviously not as nice as yours.
What you don't know is I don't hate you, I don't even dislike you. I would give anything to feel included - or at least be accepted as a Christian.....
I would like to challenge you ma'am to let your guard down, give me a chance.
There is a possibility that even though I am divorced with two kids, with a full-time crazy job, and a college student - that I could still be a good person and a good mom.
I will tell you my story sometime. Similar. Christins can be so cruel, because some think they are God. They're not. Just misguided fools. Bible speaks of them.
Honey, you're just going to the wrong church! Keep looking! Or message me and I'll let you know the service times at mine. :-)ReplyDelete