Posts Tagged "Biblical Submission"

Let Abusers Reap What They Sow

Let Abusers Reap What They Sow

I recently saw a blog outlining a Pastor’s response to an abuse victim’s request for help. His response infuriated me! I am sure my blood pressure went up about 20 points. Today I would like to share the original request…

A Path to Hope by Rose Saad

A Path to Hope by Rose Saad

  I would like to introduce you to my new friend, author Rose Saad. She was visiting my city a few weeks ago, and took time out to meet me at a coffee shop. It was like meeting an old…

Announcing: DV Guide for Churches

Announcing: DV Guide for Churches

In my last blog, I shared what happened to me when I asked my church for help when I was being abused. Then I asked the question, “Have you ever sought help from your church for domestic violence? If so,…

Honor DVAM by Educating Your Church

Honor DVAM by Educating Your Church

This is Part 3 of my series on how to honor Domestic Violence Awareness Month. One great way to further domestic violence awareness is in your church, with your pastor and elders (lay leaders of the church). Most people have…

Does the Bible Allow Leaving an Abuser?

Does the Bible Allow Leaving an Abuser?

I can’t tell you how many stories I’ve heard of domestic violence victims (usually women) whose churches did not support them when they finally separated from their abusive spouses. This lack of support had many different faces: Their pastor told them…

A Journey Through Emotional Abuse

A Journey Through Emotional Abuse

God walked with me for 7 years to help me write a book for abuse victims called A Journey Through Emotional Abuse: From Bondage to Freedom. I wrote the book primarily for women suffering from emotional abuse in their marriages,…