Focusing on getting an injured woman to forgive to save the church’s image betrays the mission of the church and adds salt to the wounds of a traumatized woman.
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.
Church women can change churches into welcome advocates of members who are domestic abuse victims, supporting and restoring their dignity.
Time to build up emotional and mental resources can be a power COVID social distancing has provided for those in domestic abuse.
Are you under the influence of someone who uses faith ideas against you?
Joiurnaling helps us get to the bottom of what is bothering us and shows us assumptions and beliefs that may be damaging us.
Jesus came to set at liberty those that are oppressed. That includes women.
Ideas that don’t seem harmful to women at first can become extremes that justify abuse.