A Cry For Justice

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

Daily Archives: September 6th, 2012

Jeff Crippen to be Interviewed on Blogtalk Radio, September 12th at 10AM EST

I (Jeff) never heard of blogtalk radio until recently, and now I am going to be on it! Next Wednesday, September 12th, at 10AM EST (That’s 7AM Oregon time), the Christian Men Against Domestic Violence blogtalk will be interviewing me. Ok it’s not Oprah, but I like to listen to Pastor Jon more than her …

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An Open Letter from a Pastor to Pastors

To the Glory of the Lord Jesus Christ, Pastor Jeff Crippen, Tillamook, Oregon Letter to Fellow Pastors Dear Pastor: The evil of domestic and sexual abuse is in our midst.  By “our,” I mean our conservative, Bible-believing churches.  Churches just like the one I have pastored for nearly 20 years now.  We are not doing …

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Abuse and Denial: The Blind Eye of “Nice” People

Acts 20:28-30 ESV (28)  Pay careful attention to yourselves and to all the flock, in which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to care for the church of God, which he obtained with his own blood. (29)  I know that after my departure fierce wolves will come in among you, not sparing the flock; …

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Resources for partners of sexually addicted spouses

Being married to a sex addict is something that must be devastating. I know that quite a number of our readers have had this as part of their experience. One of these readers recommended to me the work of Barbara Steffens (Your Sexually Addicted Spouse: How Partners Can Cope and Heal *affiliate link) who counsels …

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