Jesus Loves Me

Old re-write.

I saw a meme somewhere “Jesus Loves Me, This I Know, Group Psychosis Tells Me So” and I just kept going with it. I could re-write it a bit, but . . . eh. Hell was a constant threat in our house when I was growing up. Demons were real. The Bible was literal truth. So I would memorize my required daily passages and say my little prayers and was relatively sure, by the age of 7 or 8, that there was nobody listening. Of course, that was because I was a bad girl. I would KNOW Jesus was with me if I was a good girl. (Note to reader: I had straight A’s. I was a prissy, shy, quiet, nervous mouse of a girl. I never talked back, tried drugs, rebelled, – I was too terrified. I was the kind of GOOD girl everybody hates.) Religion is child abuse.

Published by libbylawrence

Fundamentalist turned Atheist in the US Bible Belt. Sharing fun memes and musings with anyone who is interested.

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