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Idolatry and Abuse

How can we be alert to the risk of abuse, manipulation and control in church life? 993 more words

The Christian Life

Imagine Light

The night drapes the sky enrobed in stars                                                                                           The cool seems to calm my throbbing scars                                                                                  Silence has taken rule, making speech its slave                                                                               Tears have become my language, nothing to save.                                                                  114 more words


The Slow Awake

In some ways my mind is spinning. All my life I thought what happened to me was “all my fault”. Every decision and choice was made on a lie. 464 more words

DO NO HARM? The Case Of Houston V. Houston

the slip

how easy is it

to convince a woman

bruises are loving and words are heartfelt

when lies leak from your mouth furious in question

to take a cloth and make her scream… 59 more words

What if?

What if the line they told you that “life is hard” was not true? What if instead of seeing life as unfair we saw life as being rigged in our favour? 295 more words

Life Lessons

Escaping The Prison Of Childhood

“Many abused children cling to the hope that growing up will bring escape and freedom.

But the personality formed in the environment of coercive control is not well adapted to adult life. 79 more words