God's communication through His creation can be extraordinarily helpful as we minister to survivors of abuse.
We wish you the Peace of God that surpasses all understanding in this New Year.
Recognizing Jesus is the true and right judge brings healing and forgiveness.
Praising abusive leaders, no matter how much good they have also done, can further traumatize those who have suffered under their leadership.
Olivia had been abused emotionally by her husband for more than 30 years. She finally got free. She was living in her new-found freedom when he showed up once again, having been gone for over a year. He was getting more and more aggressive as he sought to gain entrance to her life once again. … Continue reading Not As Things Ought to Be: Grieving Our Loss
Christians read the Psalms and find statements that seem to conflict with the open-hearted, mercy-oriented, forgiveness-driven Gospel we preach from our pulpits.
When Steven joined a large Christian parachurch organization he was excited to be in an influential position to spread God’s Word. He was warned that the organization was “dysfunctional” and it only took a short time for the dysfunction to catch up to him.