Backyard Church
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Backyard Church

When Forgiveness Doesn’t Make Sense

A pastor refuses to let go

sad Cartoon character with the word forgiveness behind him
Art by Josue Sanchez

(Trigger Warning: vulnerable account on bullying and forgiveness)

I’m going to tell you the story of how I was bullied at church and school throughout my entire life. Then, I’ll explain why forgiving my bullies doesn’t make sense. Finally, I’ll go through the process of letting the past go.



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