Take the Wicked Away from Your Presence

A Cry For Justice

Take away the dross from the silver, and the smith has material for a vessel; take away the wicked from the presence of the king, and his throne will be established in righteousness. (Proverbs 25:4-5)

We speak and write about basically the same themes here at ACFJ. Why? Because the Bible does, and also because it requires this repetition to get the message across to people. This post is nothing new. It concerns the necessity of putting the wicked abuser our from among our midst, out of our churches, so that the body of Christ will be what the church is supposed to be.

Do you remember Wormtongue in The Lord of the Rings and how he put his deceiving words into the ear of the king of Rohan? He held him in the spell of the wicked wizard. Well, that is just what evil in our churches does. Evil…

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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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