Middle School Experience

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In Everything, There Is a Reason Sometimes, something negative can turn into something positive. This happened to me when I was in the sixth grade. Throughout my middle school experience, I was able to learn who my real friends are, how to find trustworthy people, and how to love myself. From the age of ten, I have been overweight, which is why people used to make jeering comments about me. It is unfortunate that, people make mean remarks about weight if they believe that being overweight is somebody’s fault. For example, in the sixth grade, this boy was making rude jokes about my weight and he thought it was funny, but it was very devastating, especially when he made fat jokes, for example “if you try to chase me you will probably trip over your fatness”. I used to cry every night, stayed in my bedroom, and did not discuss the problem with anybody. I tried to work out, play sports in school but I just gave up because of continues insults. While I was being made fun of, I meet someone who was new to the school. Her name was Alyssa. Alyssa seemed nice at first, but throughout our friendship, I saw her true colors. For example, when I look back I realized she jealous of my family because she was a foster child. She lied about me to Jenny,…show more content…
I prayed to God for His help as he helped me re-build my self-esteem. Later, I was over it, and I learned to not care about what people think about me because He saw the best in me. All I care about is being closer to God, loving everybody, and practicing His Word. For example, First Corinthians 6:19 says, “Do you not know that your body are temples of The Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not on your own.” I need to take care of myself I am a child of God I am his creation. No comments of negativity towards me are as high or important as God's thoughts toward. Because I am a temple of God, I am going to take care of
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