Truth should always prevail. No Christian should ever have to be afraid of telling the truth.

A Cry For Justice

I am only introducing a subject here and suggesting that we all need to become more familiar with it.  That subject is the psychology and dynamics of whistleblowing.  When a member of an institution (like the church) comes forward with exposure of some “irregularity” (a person has been abused/molested), certain common dynamics inevitably ignite.  That is about all I know concerning this subject, but here is a description (taken from Amazon) of a book called Whistleblowers: Broken Lives and Organizational Power by C. Fred Alford.  It sounds to me like all of these dynamics that launch AGAINST the whistleblower are at work in a church setting as well when a victim comes forward.  THIS SHOULD NOT BE!

“In a dark departure from our standard picture of whistleblowers, C. Fred Alford offers a chilling account of the world of people who have come forward to protest organizational malfeasance in government…

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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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