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Monthly Archives: June, 2014

Whitewashed Tombs

“Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you are like whitewashed tombs which on the outside appear beautiful, but inside they are full of dead men’s bones and all uncleanness. So you, too, outwardly appear righteous to men, but inwardly you are full of hypocrisy and lawlessness.” Matthew 23:27-28 New American Standard Version The more …

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Who is listening?

The abused and their advocates cry to the Lord  (Habakkuk 1:2-4) — O LORD, how long shall I cry for help, and you will not hear? Or cry to you “Violence!” and you will not save? Why do you make me see iniquity, and why do you idly look at wrong? Destruction and violence are …

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EMDR— a therapy for the trigger reactions of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

This post was contributed by one of our readers.  Many thanks to her! How many times have we heard people say that any form of psychology is wrong for Christians? Can you count how many times you have heard that? I myself have lost count. Being told that, however, did cause me great confusion, because …

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Thursday Thought — God, the True Avenger

A gem that one of our FB readers posted on our FB page… My abuser told me I got my revenge by simply leaving.  I could’ve done some bad things on the way out, but I would rather see what God does with it.  He did more than I ever could have. 🙂

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Your Body Knows

  Do you know the song Everybody’s Fool by Evanescence? This song sums up so much of what I have felt. I loved the man he wanted me to think he was. I loved the man he said he wanted to be. That man never was and never will be. It took me a very …

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Putting the “Gossip” Accusation to Rest Once and For All

1Co 1:11 For it has been reported to me by Chloe’s people that there is quarreling among you, my brothers. If you have had the misfortune of being targeted by the religious abuser, there is little doubt that the subject of this post is familiar to you. “Pious” abusers love to use the gossip tactic …

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