The Walking Wounded– Chapter Seven (The WW Give-Away Continues)

Today we continue the weekly postings with excerpts or summaries of each chapter of The Walking Wounded in celebration of it’s Participant’s Manual being recently released for group study.  This will be followed by a “give-away” of a combination of The Walking Wounded: The Path From Brokenness to Wholeness and The WW Participant’s Manual in a drawing which will include the names of all who comment and contribute their thoughts and even their own testimony of brokenness to wholeness. Please join us on this journey…

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Verbal Abuse: What Comes Out of Your Mouth?

Verbal abuse is more damaging than most even realize. These words cut down to the depths of each person, inflicting wounds that are not visible to the human eye, and spreading poison that affects almost every aspect of their lives. We need to be careful what we speak and how we speak it…

As you look at this picture…
what thoughts come to your mind?
If this was you…
is it snakes that we would find? Continue reading

Verbal Abuse: “SLUT!”

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Verbal abuse! So many words that should never be spoken! Too many children have taken wrong paths in their lives due to the derogatory words spoken into their lives and then believing the lies… like a self-fulfilling prophecy. Beware of the words that are spoken. We need to build up, not tear down.

“Slut! Slut! Slut!”
to many have been told…
but did these words spoken…
to the child resultant mold?

Did these abusive words…
spoken in anger and haste…
embed these thoughts…
into a child’s mind to waste.

For the power in words…
are like prophecy to the heart…
with some wounding many souls…
before their lives even start. Continue reading

“Worthless”… Abusive Words to Many Ears

Every time I see this picture, I think of those who I know that have been wounded by these negative words spoken into their lives. Many have failed to reach their true potential due to the negative impact of these words. There is power in words spoken! So, be careful the words that you speak!

“Worthless… Worthless…”
abusive words to many ears…
witnessed with anger…
with feelings of fear.
For these words are spoken…
to so many when young…
who then feel worthless…
before their lives have begun. Continue reading