Abuse - Mental/Physical/Sexual

A child is truly blessed if he or she can grow up in an environment that is secure, healthy and emotionally stable. It’s ideal if a child is raised by warm, loving and God-fearing parents...
Melanie Edwards was trying to do everything right at a time when her world was collapsing. She had left her husband—a controlling, abusive man who beat her, choked her and repeatedly...
What does God say about how the pain and suffering experienced in today's world can be healed?   From the extremes of war and genocide, to the passive neglect of the elderly and...
Abuse, in its myriad forms, is a problem of astronomical proportions in our world today. Community educator, Ellie Kimaro, of Seattle Rape Relief, confirms that in the U.S. one in four girls and...
Awakened in the middle of the night by screams of terror, I ran to my bedroom window and knelt down and began praying in earnest. I was pleading with God to intervene, to stop the terror, the...
Are you looking for biblical advice on how to deal with the difficult subject of sexual abuse for yourself or a loved one? Are you counseling someone who has dealt with sexual abuse in the...
This begins when I was yet unborn. It is a short overview of a life of rejection, trouble, tragedy, pain and victory. Before I was born, my parents wanted a girl. I was born a man child. This...
Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me! Do you remember hearing this as a child? I used to say the words myself. However, over the course of my life, I never realized...