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YWAMers - How did you leave?

Long time, no post.
This blog has taken on a life of its own, facilitating a necessary  outlet for those who are or have been in YWAM, as well as their family members. 26 more words

Ywam

Everyone failed as God's people, corruption, more abuse occurred & was enabled.

It is becoming more and more clear to me, that in the last 2 years of dealing with an abusive, lying, narcissistic pastor – everyone who became a part of this, failed. 448 more words

STTA - 7/20/14 Part 2

If God promises the believer rest (Matthew 11:28), then why are so many Christians tired?  I’m not talking about physical fatigue, but emotionally and spiritually many believers are exhausted.   264 more words

Spiritual Abuse

Was the last 5 years, all just to cut the wounds deeper?

This just came to my mind and I am now having a major increase in anxiety, so I’m breathing and trying to stop an anxiety attack. 91 more words

I'm starting to wonder if I need to move away from 'Christian' counselling...

The last few years have revealed so much to me about how screwed up most Christians are about abuse and how to deal with it, and I see this is more of a problem than outside of Christianity. 102 more words

Maybe there is a direct link between emotional courage/integrity & spiritual courage/integrity.

I get told all the time how much courage I have. And even though I have spent my life feeling weak, I do see that due to the life I have endured, I am strong. 419 more words

I feel re-victimised by church views about abuse.

I refuse to say ‘Christians’ anymore, when it comes to views about abuse.

I really feel like there is far too much emphasis on feeling sorry for abusers, and ‘well it’s tough tits’ really for victims. 481 more words