Easter and Spring support faith in the power of life, not subjugation. Churches must claim full resurrection for victims in their midst.
Most churches don’t realize they can re-injure domestic abuse victims by using 4 of the 8 tactics found on the Power and Control Wheel.
Are you a scapegoat? Someone blamed for everything in the relationship?
To members’ horror, domestic, sexual and child abuses have all been found among members and leaders of churches. Too often the organized church has not been prepared to deal with abuses within, denying their existence or blaming the victims. A veteran advocate of CSA (church sexual abuse) survivors in the church discusses how collusion can be overcome.
Church women can change churches into welcome advocates of members who are domestic abuse victims, supporting and restoring their dignity.
The Serenity Prayer helps clarify mistaken beliefs that may be serving to keep you in religious domestic abuse.
During this season parents have fun moving an elf to different places during the night so that the children getContinue reading “Your “Self” on a Shelf”
What does the church do when leaders betray members or members betray each other? Spiritual equality is part of the answer.