Deuteronomy 6:9 And thou shalt write them upon the posts of thy house, and on thy gates - - so that your children will remember!!
Jeremiah 30:2 Thus the LORD God of Israel, says, Write thee all the words that I have spoken unto thee in a book.
Monday, May 4, 2015
True Story Blog Party Week 05/04/15
Reading a True Story
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My Feature Story for Today - -
I Honestly Felt Like Slapping Gloria's Face
This true story is a Chapter
from my Book:Rescue the Stories Book
Gloria and Ann
My first grade teacher asked
my reading group to arrange our small chairs in a circle at the back of the
room.I sat between Gloria and Ann.Gloria leaned across me and spoke to Ann in a
voice loud enough so I could hear.
She said, “Do you like
Ann replied, “Yes.”
Gloria laughed and said, “I
don’t like her at all.In fact I hate
I felt like crying! The
color in my face drained and so did my spirits!
Even though I had been taught not to hit, I was temptedto slap Gloria’s face!
In my six year old mind, I
knew I had a choice.
I quickly decided that I
would pretend that I had not heard Gloria’s remarks.I would treat her with kindness.Those Sunday School lessons on loving your
neighbor had paid off!
Years later, I realized that
Gloria had been teasing and joking.Some
families enjoy pranks and playing those ugly games, but it is not a good
Children can be injured by
mean words they hear and remember.Scars
can be left that often cause insecurity and feelings of rejection leading to
emotional and even physical illness.
“Dear Gloria, I thank you
for allowing me the opportunity to learn the exercise of walking in
Matthew 6:14-15For if you forgive men when they sin against
you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you.