The Difficult Sundays after Spiritual Abuse

Spiritual Sounding Board

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What does church look like for you after spiritual abuse? Do you still go? What do you do on Sundays?

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Sometimes I don’t feel like going to church at all, but end up going because of my kids or commitments I’ve made. But if I were without children/commitments, I wonder where I would be on those difficult Sundays. Would I stay home? Would I meet with others? Would I try a new church?

What about the guilt? What if your spouse has not experienced spiritual abuse and wants you to go to church, then what?

I found this on Boz Tchividjian’s Facebook page this morning.

“Jesus comes not for the super spiritual, but for the wobbly and the week-kneed who know they don’t have it altogether, and who are not too proud to accept the handout of amazing grace.” B. Manning

How are…

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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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