A Cry For Justice

Continuing Lisa Williams-Harris’s story…

We were now renting from missionaries whose father pastored the little community church near our home.  The missionaries’ father stopped in constantly and pressured Richard into attending.  And, so we did for about a year.  When the old pastor told me that he didn’t know what the secret sin was in my husband’s life but that he knew there was something or my children wouldn’t be hungry, my husband pulled us from there.  He said the “old man was evil, a wolf in sheep’s clothes.”  We visited the only other church in our little community, but the children were frightened by the “spirit filled” worship, so we didn’t revisit.  We visited a couple of churches a handful of times, but we were predominantly out of fellowship for 11 years.  I purchased teaching tapes from pastors outside our area, but my husband always hated listening to them…

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About Dale Ingraham @ Speaking Truth In Love Ministries

We started Speaking truth in love Ministries to address the issue of sexual abuse within the faith community. My wife, Faith, is a survivor of many years of abuse by her father who was a pastor at the time. We go into churches, colleges and conferences to speak about this issue.
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