Parched for truth — dehydrated — victims appreciate ANY water, but it’s better to give them pure rather than muddy water.

A Cry For Justice

Victims of domestic abuse have been so parched for truth. When we read a teeny bit of truth, we feel like we have had a cup of pure water and we rejoice!

But as we develop our discernment about the right and wrong use of language in regards to domestic abuse, we quite often realize that what we thought was a cup of pure water was in fact somewhat muddy water. The slightly muddy water was magnificent to imbibe at the time — it stopped us from dying of dehydration! But as we go on and become more skilled at this stuff, we realize that the water we drank did need a bit of filtering.

We believe we have so many links to good resources at ACFJ;  why encourage our readers to spend their precious time drinking water that is a bit muddy?

As one of our readers wrote to me when…

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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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