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Stranger Things: What Did That Tree Ever Do To You? (Apr 30, 2023)

Stranger Things: What Did That Tree Ever Do To You? (Apr 30, 2023)

We are so glad you’re diving into Scripture with us today. We gather Sundays at 8:30 and 10 am in Aumsville. And our service is streamed online at 10 am on Facebook (@mtviewwesleyan) or YouTube (www.youtube.com/mtviewchurch). We would love to get to know you better. Let us know you’re watching, request prayer, and more by filling out the Connect Card at the bottom of this event.

Locations & Times

Mountain View Church

10226 Marion Rd SE, Turner, OR 97392, USA

Sunday 8:30 AM

Levels of “weirdness” in the Bible:

(1) CULTURAL

Sometimes the Bible is weird to us because we are W.E.I.R.D. (Western, Educated, Industrialized, Rich, and Democratic)

(2) SUPERNATURAL
Guilt
What I do
Focuses on our behaviors and values and how those line up
Inner tension - remorse/regret
Healthy and normal
Can remedy guilt with an apology & restorative steps
No long-term, lasting damage

Shame
Who I am
About Identity
Feeling not good enough - in our own eyes or in someone else’s
Inner condemnation - punishment
Not healthy; not normal
Accuses, condemns, and destroys
Most damaging and devastating human experience
Shame Categories
Appearance/body image
Money & work
Motherhood/Fatherhood
Family
Parenting
Mental & physical health
Addiction
Sex
Aging
Religion
Surviving Trauma
Being stereotyped or labeled
Characteristics of Shame in Relationships:
1. Control
2. Perfection
3. Blame
4. Denial
5. Unreliability
6. Disqualification
7. Addictions
8. Rage
4 Steps of Shame Resiliency:
1. Recognize shame and understand its triggers
2. Practice Critical Awareness
3. Reach Out
4. Speak Shame

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