Monthly Archives: October 2014

What should a pastor know about the dynamics of abuse?

There are many things I’d like to share with pastors regarding the dynamics and impact of abuse. The most pressing and possibly most vital area of understanding is the centrality of power and control in abusive behavior. While abuse takes … Continue reading

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What can a healthy church provide to victims of abuse?

I want to begin this post by saying a huge thank you to the folks at Redemption Hill Church of Iron Mountain, Michigan. I had the wonderful privilege to speak at a conference they hosted a couple weeks ago designed … Continue reading

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month and New Videos Online

October is domestic violence awareness month and with it comes opportunities to expose our community, and churches to the realities of abuse and the services available to victims and perpetrators. I will personally be speaking and participating in several events … Continue reading

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