At first I didn’t even recognize the mistreatment I suffered in my church was a form of bullying. I thought bullying ended when I graduated from high school. After I was expelled from my third church in the town where I live, I kept trying to figure out what was wrong with me. Why couldn’t I get along with people?It's a compelling article, by the author of Not Of My Making (Bullying, Scapegoating, and Misconduct in Churches). Read the rest of the article here.
Wow. I know "bullying" is the latest "thing" in the media and elsewhere. But it's a "thing" because it's a thing. And it doesn't just happen in schools and workplaces. It can happen in churches. Author Margaret W. Jones, PhD, writes: