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

Daily Archives: October 28th, 2012

Being a single parent in church, after domestic abuse

Here is a discussion that started in another post and I’ve moved it all to here as other readers might have missed it unless they were following comments at that other post. Jeff S: The single father thing (and I assume my experience holds true for single mothers as well) – the church (and actually, …

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Interviewing the pastor of a prospective new church

I don’t know if anyone has done this, I am assuming some have, but have you considered interviewing the pastor of a church before joining and talking to members? Maybe it would be easier to do that than start attending for a while, then later finding out its not what you think. I know that …

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Celebrate Recovery – a commendation by a survivor of domestic abuse

One of our readers, Lynette D, has very kindly sent us this piece about Celebrate Recovery. Celebrate Recovery is a group similar the AA and other who use the twelve steps for recovery. We also use eight biblical principles that correspond. We deal with all sorts of issues, such as codependency, drugs and alcohol, anger, …

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Matthew 21 with poetic licence

And when he entered Jerusalem, the whole city was stirred up, saying, “Who is this?” And the crowds said, “This is the prophet Jesus, from Nazareth of Galilee.” And Jesus entered the temple and drove out all who sold and bought in the temple, and he overturned the tables of the money-changers and the seats …

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