Posts Tagged "Divorce"

A Crisis in the Family Courts

A Crisis in the Family Courts

A crisis is occurring for abused women* and their children in many of the family law courts in every state of the United States. I have heard similar stories from women in Australia and the United Kingdom as well. What…

The “In”Justice System – II

The “In”Justice System – II

Last week I began describing my journey through the “injustice” system when I separated from my abusive husband. Here is the link to last week’s blog. Today, I will continue the story. Both parts of the story are excerpts from…

The “In”Justice System

The “In”Justice System

Judges who refuse to issue restraining orders for women whose lives are obviously in danger, or Judges who give custody of minor children to fathers who have proven, frightening records of domestic violence. Often these men have not only physically…

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,…

Divorce Is Good?

My friend “Stacy” is a licensed professional counselor. She is also a Christian who was abused. She says, “if the higher divorce rate today means that many of us abused women are getting out, when our mothers and grandmothers stayed…

Does God Say an Abuse Victim Must Stay?

Does God Say an Abuse Victim Must Stay?

Many Christian abuse victims are given the message that God has ordained the suffering that they are experiencing, and that it would be a sin if they separated from or divorced their abuser. This belief keeps many victims trapped in…

What About the Children?

What About the Children?

One of my blog readers recently pointed me to a great website called HurtByLove. Here is the link. It is written by Cindy Burrell. The first article I read was entitled “What about the Children?”  Here is the link for…