Pastor’s Corner

The Bullies are Everywhere

A couple of years ago, I was helping with Vacation Bible School. My role was to tell the bible story and help children connect the message to their daily lives. I noticed something interesting as the curriculum directed me to ask kids about a time in their lives when they had been bullied. In all four sessions the room came alive with story after story from children who said they had been bullied. Even though I discouraged the use of personal names in the stories, I heard many names. Often the bully was an older sibling or a frequent play mate. The interesting thing happened when I asked the next question, “Can you think of a time when you bullied someone?”

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