When I faced off with my mission's leadership, I needed a friend. Sam was there all along preparing me for the stand I needed to take.
God's communication through His creation can be extraordinarily helpful as we minister to survivors of abuse.
The "rest of the story." Jim & Mary: Identify abusive leadership and find healing.
Jim worked under an abusive church pastor. They found hope and healing.
Recognizing Jesus is the true and right judge brings healing and forgiveness.
How do we confront people when they sin against us? Biblically, the benefit of the doubt is not always a true application of the Gospel.
How do we forgive those who have abused us in the marketplace or home?
Praising abusive leaders, no matter how much good they have also done, can further traumatize those who have suffered under their leadership.