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

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By ignoring domestic abuse, Christians can stigmatize victims— an example from Dallas Theological Seminary

Raising Children in a Sex-Saturated Society, Part 1 is a video made by Dallas Theological Seminary. It is from their weekly Table Podcast program which “treats key topics related to God, religion, Christianity, and Culture.” It is a public education program that DTS produces for any Christians, not just for DTS seminary students. As a …

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Review| My Single Mom Life, by Angela Thomas

When I first left “Egypt” (as I like to call it), I washed up on my parents’ doorstep in an old minivan with three toddlers, and I’m lucky that I even had parents that could take me in — I know so many of you are abandoned by your own families when trying to escape an abusive marriage. …

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Getting our needs met in God

[August 5, 2022: There have been some changes made to this post. For more information, read the Editors’ notes at the bottom of the post. Editors.] This topic sprang up as a sub-thread in Wendell’s second post A Journey Through the Pornography Sinkhole but it seemed so important I have shifted it from there into …

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Being a single parent in church, after domestic abuse

Here is a discussion that started in another post and I’ve moved it all to here as other readers might have missed it unless they were following comments at that other post. Jeff S: The single father thing (and I assume my experience holds true for single mothers as well) – the church (and actually, …

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The Lord is the Friend of the Lonely Who Fear Him

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, …

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