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Spouse Abuse

Spouse Abuse This question, unfortunately, is on the minds of many women across our country. Some cultures actually excuse and condone violence against women and children. But let me assure you, it is a despicable and cowardly act. Many times an abused woman endures for the sake of the children. Though it may sound noble, it teaches little boys that it is acceptable to batter women. It also teaches little girls to tolerate and expect abuse in a relations... Read More

Child Abuse

Child Abuse According to the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry sexual abuse of children is reported up to 80,000 times a year, but the number of unreported instances is likely far greater. Furthermore, the long-term emotional and psychological damage of sexual abuse can be devastating to the child. Tragically, you know this better than any psychiatrist. Given what you know and what is supported by studies, you more than anybody should ... Read More

Family Child Abuse

Family Child Abuse Everything that God made, He said was “good” (Genesis 1:31). Look closely at the evils in our society. You will notice that they are all abuses of God’s “good” gifts for selfish gratification. Predictably, God’s most wonderful gifts are used for man’s greatest evil—with sexuality at the top of the list. Improper use of God’s gifts, particularly sexual intimacy, leads to physical and emotional scars that can last a lifetime. When ... Read More