A Cry For Justice

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

Monthly Archives: December, 2015

Please Continue to Pray for Justice

Most of you read the recent post asking for prayer for a victim who faces losing her home at the hands of a wicked attorney who has grossly over charged her and has placed a lien on her house, threatening to foreclose and evict her. This is a call to all of our readers to …

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2015 in Review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 640,000 times in 2015. If it were an exhibit at the Louvre Museum, it would take about 27 days for that many people to see it. Attractions in 2015: …

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My Church Right or Wrong is a Dangerous Philosophy that Enables Abusers

When Joshua was by Jericho, he lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, a man was standing before him with his drawn sword in his hand. And Joshua went to him and said to him, “Are you for us, or for our adversaries?” And he said, “No; but I am the commander of the …

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Parched for truth — dehydrated — victims appreciate ANY water, but it’s better to give them pure rather than muddy water.

Victims of domestic abuse have been so parched for truth. When we read a teeny bit of truth, we feel like we have had a cup of pure water and we rejoice! But as we develop our discernment about the right and wrong use of language in regards to domestic abuse, we quite often realize that …

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Wise as Serpents: Light Comes into the World — and Evil Attacks (Part 3 of a sermon series by Jeff Crippen)

  Behold, I am sending you out as sheep in the midst of wolves, so be wise as serpents and innocent as doves. Beware of men. . . (Matthew 10:16-17a) In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God.  All …

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Following a Star Analogy

We want to highlight an analogy from our Allegories, Analogies, and Fairy Tales — from Comments page. Clarity gave a good analogy that illustrates finding a clear path through confusion, and our Barbara followed up with a great addition to it.  The place where this exchange originally occurred can be found here. Clarity:  I can relate so …

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