domestic abuse

Men, Why is Being Asked to Love Your Wife Such an Offensive Proposition?
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Men, Why is Being Asked to Love Your Wife Such an Offensive Proposition?

Husbands, love your wives. You’d think all Christian men would give a resounding “Yes!” Especially since that’s what Scripture asks them to do. But not all husbands agree. A few days ago, I wrote about Ephesians 5:25, where God commands husbands to love their wives. The clarifying post came after I “fixed” Dale Partridge’s post,…

18 Reasons Churches Struggle To Support Abuse Victims
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18 Reasons Churches Struggle To Support Abuse Victims

Why do churches struggle to help abuse victims? I recently was chatting with a group of women in different stages of processing marital abuse. Nearly all of them reported receiving no support from their churches. It’s a story I’ve heard hundreds of times in the last couple of months (since this happened.) And today, I…