Domestic Violence Awareness Month Is Here

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Please join me in prayer that all victims of abuse will be set free from their abusers and that “truth” will be exposed with healing and restoration. So much has been hidden behind closed doors for years and so many have been broken by the abuses they have endured.  Continue reading

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DV Awareness Day#20: Various Abuses– Which Have You Experienced?

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As I was thinking of the various abuses that so many of us have endured, I thought of providing a list and having people write which ones they have experienced. Too many people still think that verbal and emotional abuse is insignificant… but it is not. It is the forerunner that leads to the other abuses. Now I can tell you that there were times that I thought it would be easier to be hit than the constant verbal attacks. But no abuse is easy. No abuse is right. And it is only when we say, “enough is enough” and stand up to the abuses, that we can get the strength to find a way out and accept the abuse “no more”!

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Exposing Abuse…

Exposing abuse…
is what we should all do.
For abuse is hurtful…
and very destructive too.


From the smallest of infants…
to the youth of today…
so many are abused…
in many various ways.


For verbal and emotional…
are abuses many deny.
But words are like daggers…
making many victims cry. Continue reading

Warning Signs of Abuse

With so many becoming victims of the various abuses, sometimes we just need to post reminders of the warning signs to help people identify the signs and  avoid these abusive relationships. Remember that many abusers can be very deceitful with their words, but their actions will speak louder than their words. Watch how they act. Do not be deceived.

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