What is Abuse & What is the Christian Response? — by Latina Leaders Leaving Legacy
Is there someone in your life who belittles you or who makes you feel like you can never do anything right? Is this abusive? Is someone in your life being aggressive with you? Is this abusive?
To understand the signs that there is an abusive person in your life and how should you react as a Christian, you can listen to this
audio video file: What is Abuse and What is the Christian Response? (48 min) [Since the audio file link was broken, we replaced it with the video. Editors.] When you click the link you may be invited to sign in to Dropbox. You can ignore that invitation. You don’t have to sign in to Dropbox to hear the audio.
audio video comes from Latina Ladies Leaving Legacy. The are interviewing Evaliz who earned her masters degree in Social Work from Columbia University. She describes the specific signs to look for to identify abusive behavior. And she gives scripture passages that say what we as Christians can do about it. Evaliz currently works with abuse victims and is a survivor of abuse herself.
Thanks to the ACFJ reader who shared this audio with me. I apologise for taking a while to post it.
For further reading
Frequently Asked Questions at A Cry For Justice