A Picture of the Ongoing Effects of Sexual Abuse

Do you remember playing with a cube box with different shaped pegs (square, star, crescent) that went in the holes?  Probably not, but you’ve likely seen children play with them.  This is a good picture of childhood development. Children try to match the peg with the...

My Prayer for Those Attending the Sexual Abuse Seminar

Lord, I know Your heart hurts that this seminar is even necessary.  You care for Your people and despise abuse of all kinds.  I pray that in the seminar tomorrow that Your heart of compassion could be seen clearly by those aching to see it. Father, probably no one but...

Rewriting Isaiah 53 Reflecting on Sexual Abuse

In her book On the Threshold of Hope: Opening the Door to Healing for Survivors of Sexual Abuse Diane Langberg advises victims of sexual abuse to rewrite the Isaiah 53 passage of the Suffering Servant as a way to help them see how Christ can identify with their...