Toxic Words

Beloved, I pray that in all respects you may prosper and be in good health, just as your soul prospers. 3 John 1:2 Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me. Ever hear of that old saying?  I grew up with that . . . that and 5 siblings. We all knew the power of words to hurt. We used them against each other a lot. My parents never intervened in a fight unless it became physical. I guess they really believed that words don’t hurt. I learned to use words to fight and I fought well. It took … Continue reading Toxic Words