A Cry For Justice

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

Daily Archives: October 23rd, 2012

Do I Have The Right To Be Loved?

Nouthetic counseling answers “no”. In fact, it says we can assert no rights at all if we are truly offering ourselves as living sacrifices. I never went through Nouthetic Counseling myself, but I saw the above question addressed, along with a whole other list of “rights”, on a worksheet that, according to Nouthetic Counseling, we …

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Can a Divorced Person Hold a Church Office? — by Joe Pote

The Myth of Disqualification Many people in today’s church hold an erroneous view, that “anyone who has ever experienced divorce is forever disqualified from consideration for a church leadership role.” This myth goes hand-in-hand with other unbiblical church myths related to divorce. If we (erroneously) assume that divorce is sin, that divorce is always the …

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