Kina powerfully hits the nail on the head over and over. Listen up. The topic is mental health and gun violence, but the application is universal. We so need to stop the blame game, look at the discrepancies in our own logic, correct ourselves and teach our children something better. Christians – look for yourselves here – If I titled this for you, it would say, “Got Grace? Pay it forward.”
I find it very ironic that there are so many people talking about how there is a huge need for accessible mental health services and a need to provide nurture and care for the folks at risk of marginalization due to mental illness and personality disorders, when many of these same people forward memes with quotes suggesting that removing people from one’s life who bring pain and discomfort is what needs to be done on a personal level.
Another irony is how many people I know or suspect who are dealing with a mental illness or personality disorders, diagnosed or not, who all but demand that others around them accommodate and accept them, as they are, yet turn around and treat others with criticism, rejection, and judgment.
I find it ironic that in a country where we hold such contempt for politicians and the modern mockery of the legislative process…
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