Or do anything without their permission for that matter.
If we do go out and do something, there has to be a guy present to protect us. I’m a free spirit and sitting at the house just leaves me bored. For awhile I wondered why I liked hanging out with a few different friends (who are also free spirits and whose parents are definitely not controlling) more than some of my closer friends and I realized it was because of what they were “allowed” to do… So here I am now, continuing to realize more everyday, some things making more sense as I read the SGM Survivors and SGM Refuge blogs.
All believers are exhorted to study the Scriptures and diligently apply them to their lives.
I’m excited for my first post to go up there tomorrow, The Swan Children is accepting submissions for our July issue now!
In the clutches of pride or despair much of mankind gets stuck — trapped by self-glory or pinned down by hopelessness, both alienated and isolated, unable to taste the joy.
Few see more clearly behind this curtain, and few explain what they see with more bone-chilling reality, than David Foster Wallace in his novel .
When I encountered other Christians, I thought that I was somehow better than they were. Then I looked at the families and parents of my friends — and they are really controlling too!
Some parents don’t let their grown adult daughters leave the house without permission.