“Others save with fear, pulling them out of the fire” — Does Jude 23 relate to Domestic Abuse?

[October 18, 2022: There have been some changes made to this post. For more information, read the Editors’ notes at the bottom of the post. Editors.] Jude 22-23 seems to tell us that we must make a difference between the weak and the wilful. The weak we must treat with tenderness. But in seeking to… Continue reading “Others save with fear, pulling them out of the fire” — Does Jude 23 relate to Domestic Abuse?

Wisdom in Dealing With an Abuser — Realize Everything he Says or Does is Evil

UPDATE Sept 2021: I have come to believe that Jeff Crippen does not practise what he preaches. He vilely persecuted an abuse victim and spiritually abused many other people in the Tillamook congregation. Go here to read the evidence. Jeff has not gone to the people that he spiritually and emotionally abused. He has not apologised to them,… Continue reading Wisdom in Dealing With an Abuser — Realize Everything he Says or Does is Evil

Firsthand Witness to the Thinking of an Abusive Youth Pastor

UPDATE Sept 2021: I have come to believe that Jeff Crippen does not practise what he preaches. He vilely persecuted an abuse victim and spiritually abused many other people in the Tillamook congregation. Go here to read the evidence. Jeff has not gone to the people that he spiritually and emotionally abused. He has not apologised to them,… Continue reading Firsthand Witness to the Thinking of an Abusive Youth Pastor

The Worst Abusers are the Kind Who Parade as Christian Leaders

UPDATE Sept 2021: I have come to believe that Jeff Crippen does not practise what he preaches. He vilely persecuted an abuse victim and spiritually abused many other people in the Tillamook congregation. Go here to read the evidence. Jeff has not gone to the people that he spiritually and emotionally abused. He has not apologised to them,… Continue reading The Worst Abusers are the Kind Who Parade as Christian Leaders

Watch Out for Wolves in Wool — a True Story of Disguises

UPDATE Sept 2021: I have come to believe that Jeff Crippen does not practise what he preaches. He vilely persecuted an abuse victim and spiritually abused many other people in the Tillamook congregation. Go here to read the evidence. Jeff has not gone to the people that he spiritually and emotionally abused. He has not apologised to them,… Continue reading Watch Out for Wolves in Wool — a True Story of Disguises

Snatched from the fire

One year ago, I was not strong enough to leave. I was in a fog that is only now being cleared by the Lord, as I've made an escape from the abuse. I believed that if it were just him [husband] and me, I would've let myself die. I could not see that he was… Continue reading Snatched from the fire

Wise as Serpents: Cain is Still With Us Today (Part 5 of a sermon series by Jeff Crippen)

Are you wise as a serpent, yet innocent as a dove when it comes to evil? This is an indispensable pre-requisite for serving the Lord Jesus Christ. Do you understand that you must beware of people in this world, that you will be hated by them, and that the gospel you are called to live… Continue reading Wise as Serpents: Cain is Still With Us Today (Part 5 of a sermon series by Jeff Crippen)