A Cry For Justice

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

Daily Archives: November 24th, 2012

Men’s Behavior Change work – a report from the No To Violence conference

Last week I attended an Australasian conference on men’s behavior change. It was held in Melbourne by No To Violence,  the peak body for Men’s Behavior Change work in Victoria, Australia. There were people from all over Australia, a large delegation from New Zealand, and a few from other places (Ireland, Scotland and South America). …

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Stunned Again

I have been thinking a lot about a strange phenomenon happening in those of us who have been in abusive marriages. It took me 3 years to leave my abuser. And I still struggle with the terms “abuser” or “abuse”. It is foreign to my ears because he wasn’t my “abuser” for 11-12 years. He …

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The Repentant Jailer

My last entry was on Paul and Silas being freed from prison and not walking away. There was one part of the story I left out: the salvation of the jailer. When the jailer woke and saw that the prison doors were open, he drew his sword and was about to kill himself, supposing that …

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