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Telling someone to keep their faith at home-or out of their work or life or whatever- is like asking someone of color to not let it affect their everyday life. It's like asking someone to not use their past personal experiences in their decisions in life-decisions that can change their future. It can't be done. Once a faith is as strong as many Christian's faith is it is as much a part of us as our skin color, our hair color, our eye color, our heartbeat. My Christian faith is something that will ALWAYS be a part of my life. 24/7. Non-stop. My faith is with me when I wake up, and when I lie down to sleep. It's with me in the good times, and it's with me in the bad times. My something that is engrained into me. Whether people like it our not once a faith becomes as strong as mine has over the years there's no excluding it from ANY part of your life-work or otherwise.

The kids at my work LOVE THIS SONG!
I need some advice.
I’ve been working at this daycare center for almost 3 months now and I LOVE it there. I work with the age group that I adore, and the kids are truly amazing. My co-workers are really nice(Except for one that seems to have issue with me but she’s on maternity leave for like 3 months.) and I get along well with them.

Recently though they hired a new Lead Teacher for the Pre-K room I’m in. I know I’m just an assistant but I have experience with these kids, I have my Associates in Early Childhood Education and I have been working with kids since my sophomore year in high school. The issues is that this new lead teacher is very rude-at least in my opinion. Here’s some examples:
1) One of the girls the other day had her feelings hurt by two of the other children that she was playing with. So she went off alone and was crying. When the new lead teacher asked what was wrong the little girl told her and the lead teacher said “That’s nothing to cry about.” Not giving her anything more. I went and talked to her-the little girl-(What my co-worker had said rubbed me the wrong way SO bad!) and asked her what happened, and if she had told the other girls that they had hurt her feelings. She said no. I explained that she needed to communicate with them because they may not have known that they hurt her feelings. After that I told her that if she felt something was worth crying over to go ahead and cry. That no one should tell her that her emotions didn’t have a reason behind them(They’re 5 for crying out loud!).
2) I overheard the new co-worker and the lady that went on Maternity leave talking and the new lead teacher had said “IF I’m here next year then (Blah blah blah)”. To me that really bugged me because I’m not thinking of IF I’ll be there next year; I’m in it for the long haul and if she’s not I feel it’s not fair to the kids. They’ve been through like 4 or 5 lead teachers since August. If I had any say I would HAPPILY be the lead teacher of that group.
3) When the children were in circle she was talking about their naptime beds(we call them mats) and she called them “Cots”. One of the kids said. “They’re not cots, they’re mats.” In a very normal voice. So my co-worker goes “Don’t back talk me or you’ll end up on the fence outside.”(Which means that they have to stand by the fence for a set amount of time. This is normally a LAST resort to get a child to listen). I feel this was wrong because she wasn’t back talking! She was explaining what they’re used to their beds being called.
4) In many other centers I’ve been in I’ve noticed that MANY times lead teachers have this attitude of “I’m the lead teacher so we’re going to do what I want to do all the time even if the kids don’t’ want to do it.” This really irritates me and the lady I’d been working with BEFORE this co-worker was hired and I worked fine together. We would come up with ideas for the kids together and she listened to offers that I had suggested or we would discuss ideas for projects for the kids. I feel this was the best way for a class to run because she and I see things differently in the children and cooperating together can make the learning much more fun instead of a “I’m the lead teacher and we do things my way” type of attitude. Well this new lead teacher doesn’t listen to ANY ideas I have, and contradicts me in front of the children(like I told one girl it was ok that she helped me clean something up and the lead teacher went ‘No, she needs to do this.’ Instead of saying it that way she could have said. “Actually, I told her that she needs to do this or this.” And it wouldn’t have come off so rude.)
5) She’s always comparing OUR school to her OLD schools and other schools. That really irritates me because like children no schools are alike! I LOVE this school because it is so open and welcoming compared to some centers that I’ve worked in before. I didn’t WANT to work at some of the other schools that she was talking about because they’re so strict in everything-and I mean EVERYTHING. I had one lady I interviewed with before that told me at one of the centers she had spent more time washing her hands-per their rules- than she spent with the children.
I don’t want to seem like I’m seeing only the bad in the new teacher but I do not feel that she is the type of person that we’re looking for for this position. In my mind I pictured someone who was more…happy and go-with the flow type of person with the kids and listens to what others have to say. This lady, it seems because she has almost 30 years of experience doesn’t want to hear anything from anyone who’s younger than her and it really in all honesty pisses me off but I bite my tongue for the kids. I don’t want them to see an argument between teachers in front of them.

What would you do if you were in my situation? I’ve got one co-worker I talk to about these issues as she had similar issues herself(at least the people being rude to her part) before and she knows that it can be hard to have issues and no one to talk to. I’ve thought about bringing this up to my boss but I don’t know exactly how to do it and I don’t want to seem like I’m trying to get this lady fired I just…don’t feel she’s the right fit for the group. She’s got some good ideas but…she’s not who I feel would fit best for the kids.
My church is pretty awesome by Twilightlover2007
My church is pretty awesome
We had Princess Anna at church today(my niece). Quite a few people were excited to see that our Easter service caught the attention of a princess! She loved the music and did amazing during the service I was so very proud of this little girl! :heart:
For those who seem to think that a)Homosexuality doesn't hurt anyone and b) you can't love someone if you don't support their choices.…


Tasha Gray
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Along With Every Other Sin by ExaltGod I Won't Lie to Them by ExaltGod Therefore He Defines It by ExaltGod God Wants to Save You by ExaltGod NopeNopeNope by ExaltGod The Rainbow Belongs to God by ExaltGod First Christian Stamp by futureshamutrainer Seriously, and you say we are bad? by RebiValeska I just have to prove myself by RebiValeska society, u needs to be clear with what u want. by RebiValeska Don't Be Afraid by RebiValeska Living at Peace by JessiRenee Belief vs Acceptance by RebiValeska Overthinking by RebiValeska God Said by Sue-Zan Get Your Facts Straight by RebiValeska Easter Stamp by Inemiset Not Ashamed Stamp by Inemiset It's not contradictory. by Pencilartguy Christian metalhead stamp by BlueGoldWarrior12 Who is JESUS by BronzeLion Who is the Oppressed One? by Vexic929 Strong Women of Faith by RebiValeska Jesus Saves by Music-anime4Ever .:. Jesus Saves Stamp .:. by StephanieRosario God-doesn't-degrade-women by RebiValeska Those who.. by PonchoFirewalker01 The Worst Blasphemy by Pencilartguy Who is the Oppressed One? by Vexic929

Hello everyone! My name is Tasha, I've been drawing off and on for a few years. My inspiration mostly comes from God and from nature. I'm a college graduate and am working on finding work as a pre-school assistant and work my way up to a teacher. I'm a huge anime fan, as well as a Crime show addict and my current obsessions have jumped around from one thing to the next. :) I'm also firmly planted in my faith.[No I'm not "religious". Anyone can be religious about anything. I am strong in my faith and my relationship with God.] My church has been an amazing part of my life, they are what's kept me going through some of the hardest times of my life. This past year God helped me get over a major fear of mine as I flew cross country to go to a friend's wedding and see my Goddaughter for the first time. I wouldn't have been able to do it without God on my side. I'm a very open person and very friendly, I will respect you even if you don't respect me(That's how Jesus was). But don't think I'll let you walk all over me. I will defend myself and my faith should the occasion arise.

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Fruits Of The HOLY Spirit (remade) by RebiValeska Unleash The True Power of Prayer by RebiValeska + Ladies Stamp + by RebiValeska Non-religion Love -- 100th stamp by RebiValeska Jesus vs false religion by Nilopher Be not conformed by Nilopher Because of Him, I'm ALIVE by RebiValeska Christians by impersonalinfo a REAL inspirational quote by impersonalinfo Happy Love Day by RebiValeska See Description For List of Modern Day Scientists by RebiValeska Blaming God by Starlow-FTW Just Unlock The Cage by impersonalinfo Who said I had that kind of power? by RebiValeska Let's Collect Evidence by RebiValeska Yeah. There is a difference. by RebiValeska Christianity and society by Colliequest Jesus vs false religion by Nilopher Salvation vs. Sanctification by Sue-Zan Salvation vs. Sanctification by Sue-Zan As the World Bleeds by SionnaDehr G.O.S.P.E.L. by Nilopher No Christmas without Christ by Sue-Zan God vs. People by Sue-Zan God Does Exist by Twilightzonegirl13 :thumb102517176: That Which I Cannot Lose by Amy-pink Not Perfect by Sue-Zan The Little Things by Amy-pink Open Skies by impersonalinfo Where are you, men of courage? by RebiValeska Christ-Esteem by Amy-pink Stamp-Know The Master by Jazzy-C-Oaks I Support Jesus by Amy-pink Jesus Says You're by Amy-pink Stamp-I'd Rather Be Hated by Jazzy-C-Oaks Stamp-Looks Aren't Everything by Jazzy-C-Oaks Be Humble, Christians by Danilee3240 Christ died for all by Danilee3240 I support this bible verse +8 by RebiValeska life that is nowhere near dull by RebiValeska I love Jesus by SheilaBrinson Stamp-Disagree But Not Hate by Jazzy-C-Oaks God is Awesome STAMP by Jesus-loves-You Christian Stamp 1 by Grizzled-Dog Christian Stamp by KathrynWhiteford Religion Stamp by Elegant-Rose I'm a Christian stamp by ShootingStar02 Stamp: Christian Feelings by Tatooine92 Christian doesn't equal JERK by rosiecoleman Deviant Stamp - Believer by Retermined Stamp: Praising God by pralinkova-princezna The Bible Is NOT Trail Mix Stamp by WingsUnchained God Is Love by Rebi-Valeska

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The kids at my work LOVE THIS SONG!

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Twilightlover2007 Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
One day every knee will bow before God. God's already beaten the devil at his own game, the devil has no power anymore he's just trying to steal those who are unable/unwilling to see the love of God. I will pray that one day God opens your heart and your mind.
Starrceline Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2015
ancientegyptlover is satandevil666 and freindlyperson
if you blocked her then that means she's block evading and reporting her will have all her accounts banned
Twilightlover2007 Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
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Twilightlover2007 Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
I hope God one day opens your heart and your blind eyes.
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