I’ve been hearing from some of my friends that they are tired of their tax dollars being used to enable people who were too lazy to work.
His eyes were a haunted mix of fatigue and defiance, as well as a touch of joy, I think.
I told the young teens, “Your parents baptized you when you were little and raised you to hear the teachings of the church. But confirmation is your chance to take ownership of your thoughts and beliefs. Nobody can make you. Not your parents. Not me. Even God won’t. "
Don’t just assure the world that you’re not like them. Show that you’re different. Stand up for the LGBT and tell your brothers and sisters at Revival Baptist Church that they should be ashamed of teaching their children to hate and kill people.
"Let me ask you," he said to the little children, "If you were to die in your sleep tonight, where would you go?"