DOMESTIC VIOLENCE consists of acts committed in the context of an adult intimate relationship. It is a CONTINUANCE of aggressive and controlling behaviors, including physical, sexual, and psychological attacks, that one adult intimate does to another. Domestic violence is purposeful and instrumental behavior directed at achieving compliance from, or control over, the abused party. It […]Read More Thank God For Change!!!
NOW DINAH daughter of Leah, whom she bore to Jacob, went out [unattended] to see the girls of the place. And when Shechem son of Hamor the Hivite, prince of the country, saw her, he seized her, lay with her, and humbled, defiled, and disgraced her. But his soul longed for and clung to Dinah […]Read More Sexual Abuse is Nothing New
HEAR MY prayer, O Lord, and let my cry come to You. Hide not Your face from me in the day when I am in distress! Incline Your ear to me; in the day when I call, answer me speedily. For my days consume away like smoke, and my bones burn like a firebrand or […]Read More God Will Hear Your Prayer
PRAISE THE Lord! For it is good to sing praises to our God, for He is gracious and lovely; praise is becoming and appropriate. The Lord is building up Jerusalem; He is gathering together the exiles of Israel. He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds [curing their pains and their sorrows]. He determines […]Read More God is Here
If love is patient why do you rush me into the sheets? If love is kind why do you call me mean names? If love is NOT proud why do you treat me like a trophy? If love is NOT easily angered why am I scared to speak the truth? If love keeps NO record […]Read More If Love Is….
My shadow was angry, aggressive and abusive. My shadow would beat, bruise and belittle me. My shadow was cunning, a coward and not so clever. My shadow was deceptive, deadly and detrimental to my thoughts. My shadow was evil, envious and embarrassing at times. My shadow was faithless, fake and fearless. My shadow was NOT […]Read More My Shadow
Today I sit amazed at how God brings things to full circle. On January 25, 2013 I posted a blog titled “My Heart is Heavy.” The post was about a murder in my city. A young lady and her friend were murdered by her ex-boyfriend. As I read the article in the newspaper it broke […]Read More Honesty First