What does it mean to ‘fit in’? Or is not fitting in more meaningful?
“They do not belong to the world, just as I do not belong to the world.” John 17:16
If you did not fit into the group at high school, you won’t fit into our contemporary corporate-based society.
That’s the bad news — although it really isn’t bad news. It just seems like bad news because, as human beings, we like to belong — to be embraced by those around us, to be a part of “normal” and accepted.
However, when “normal” is restrictive, and being accepted into its embrace involves giving up one’s individuality, then not belonging — while it feels painful — is actually the better thing.
Many People Don’t Fit In
Many, many people in the world today feel as if they do not fit in. Some of them realize this; others, in a state of denial, keep subverting who and what they are and submit to the strictures of…
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