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Cyber Bullying: What it is and what to do about it
Cyber Bullying: What it is and what to do about it

There is a new form of bullying hitting the streets and no surprise, the new culprits are the mobile phone and the internet. Unlike in my day when you could walk away from the bully, see their face and turn the other cheek, these new bullies are anonymous and operate 24/7, making it impossible for […]

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Bullying: Silence Kills
Bullying: Silence Kills

  I turned on CNN this morning and there was more news of bullying and suicide and it broke my heart. Bullying sometimes gets passed off as just a part of growing up. But for many young people, they won’t get the chance to grow up. For them, bullying cost them everything.  I know how they […]

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Building Up Walls
Building Up Walls

“A rock feels no pain and an island never cries”Was Dennis’ motto during his teenage years. After years of bullying he built wall around his heart so that no one would enter and hurt him.  Often in life when we are hurt, we build a wall to retreat behind, but can we truly life like […]

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When Parents Feel Helpless
When Parents Feel Helpless

The term “helicopter parent” describes the sort of parents who always must be intimately involved in the development of their children. This kind of parent seeks to prevent any harm from coming to them by hovering nearby, ready to swoop in at a moment’s notice to prevent any failure from befalling their kids. But what […]

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Getting the Job Done
Getting the Job Done

Profile on: Jim Sattler, CEO of EMJ Corporation When Jim Sattler, CEO of EMJ Corporation, gets to work each day, he is usually confronted with one thing: problems. As the leader of one of the largest and most successful general contractors in the USA – which is constructing dozens of shopping centres, office complexes, and warehouses […]

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What’s a Kid  to Do When Parents Hate Each Other?
What’s a Kid to Do When Parents Hate Each Other?

Sometimes the animosity between separated parents is so thick, you can cut it with a knife. In such cases both parents deflect blame on the other while denying or minimizing their own contribution to conflict. In some instances the allegations of both parents are  unfounded. The parents are like oil and fire and simply do […]

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I am so jealous of my husband’s ex-wife
I am so jealous of my husband’s ex-wife

I am so jealous of my husband’s ex-wife. When they met, she was 27, he was 46. She was sexy in every way. I on the other hand have endured an abusive marriage for 18 years. I do not feel attractive. My husband and I are 52 and 50. His ex-wife is now 34. How […]

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God Loves You – Nick Vujicic
God Loves You – Nick Vujicic

When was the last time you’ve been told that you are beautiful, loved, and that you were fearfully and wonderfully made? Growing up without arms and legs, Australian motivational speaker Nick Vujicic thought there was nothing more to life than the pain of being bullied. Overwhelmed by the love of God, Nick later realized that God’s […]

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Connect in the Comments
Connect in the Comments

One of the most active and honest places in online ministry is the comment section. Claire Colvin recently moderated a comment from a young girl who’d been bullied and already tried to commit suicide once before. She wrote: “I’m 13. Maybe I’ll turn 14 in September.” Volunteers who help respond to these kinds of comments […]

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The Power of Words
The Power of Words

Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words can wound forever. I went from a gregarious child to a silent teenager, and I never told anyone was what going on. This is the story that saved my life.

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