abuse

a violation to a person's body or being

Natural Justice to Heal Human Trafficking

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I seldom shy away from sincere truthful accounts of humanity’s pain. If someone has lived the pain of abuse or enslavement, then surely, I can have the courage to be their witness with God in my heart. Slavery is more rampant on the planet than it has ever been. It’s not just in the past, or only somewhere on the other side of the world. Sadly, it’s in everyone’s cities […] Read more »

Sexuality, Gender and the Confusion

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When it comes to sexuality and gender on Earth there is much that has been distorted and twisted about both. Our news headlines about sexual perversions and abuses reflect how commonplace and accepted this confusion is as today’s reality. Yes, it is our collective experience right now, but it need not be accepted. Sex is often misused. Many people turn to sex when they have a need to fulfill: a […] Read more »

Holding Healthy Boundaries

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Is someone crossing the line with you? We all know what it feels like to have our personal boundaries violated, but do we all know what to do about it? In my experience, developing and maintaining boundaries is difficult for many. It’s directly related to the ability to know our value, stand in our power, and feel safe. There’s a profound reason that boundaries are often breached: the free will […] Read more »