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Awakening the Evangelical Church to Domestic Violence and Abuse in its Midst

Daily Archives: June 17th, 2012

Christianity, domestic abuse and cults – what are the parallels?

The dynamics of cults have many parallels with the dynamics of domestic abuse, and studying cults can help us become ‘as wise as serpents’ (Matt. 10:16)  which is essential in the battle against domestic abuse. How Cults Work gives one of the clearest descriptions of cult dynamics that you might find on the internet. It’s …

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How easy IS it to spot an abuser, when he is both Jekyll and Hyde?

A while ago, we wrote a post called How To Spot An Abuser Who Claims To Be The Victim That post included the statement that “It really is not that difficult to recognize an abuser.  Their mentality of power, control, entitlement and justification always betrays itself in their speech and you can hear it if …

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