A Cry For Justice

Awakening the Evangelical Church to Domestic Violence and Abuse in its Midst

Daily Archives: May 1st, 2012

The One-Flesh Covenant as a Key to Understanding Abuse as Grounds for Divorce

Genesis 2:21-25 So the LORD God caused a deep sleep to fall upon the man, and while he slept took one of his ribs and closed up its place with flesh. (22) And the rib that the LORD God had taken from the man he made into a woman and brought her to the man. …

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Seeds sown on rocky ground: Lessons about the abuser’s mentality

As for what was sown on rocky ground, this is the one who hears the word and immediately receives it with joy, yet he has no root in himself, but endures for a while, and when tribulation or persecution arises on account of the word, immediately he falls away.   (Matthew 13:20-21) True story An abusive …

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