To the One Being Abused

Too often within Christianity, abuse is seen as a grey area. Should she just be more submissive? Is he feeling disrespected? What KIND of abuse are we talking about here? Is he really abusive, or is he just a jerk? These kinds of questions cast doubt on people who have already been conditioned to doubt... Continue Reading →

If I Told You I Was Abused

Abuse thrives in silence. It grows within the walls of shame. If I told you I was being abused, it was a big deal. Maybe you're being abused. Maybe you know someone in an abusive situation. Maybe it's both. There's a special kind of isolation that latches onto you when the person who is supposed... Continue Reading →

A Time to Question Authority

Within Christianity, the idea of authority is spoken about feeely and often: authority in the church, authority at home, spiritual authority. Heirarchy, authority of one person over another person. But what does any of it even mean? I have heard it said that women cannot be pastors/leaders/teachers, because then these women would be in a... Continue Reading →

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