“I thought I dealt with the abuse. I went 10, 20, 30 years without issue so why is it coming up now?” This is a common statement from survivors, especially those of us in the ‘older generations’ who were not as comfortable as the new generation in ‘therapy’ and blogging and posting our feelings and inner struggles for the world to empathize or judge. 1,027 more words
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It’s amazing how quickly your world can go from safe to threatened. Like going zero to sixty in one second flat. It flips your world around, maybe causes some squealing tires and burned rubber and suddenly you love knowing that the seat belt is locked so you can be clutched as closely to the vehicle as possible. 491 more words
“ ‘And forgive us our sins, For we also forgive everyone who is indebted to us’ ” (Luke 11: 4).
As I have said elsewhere on this website, forgiveness is a personal matter between abuse victims and their God.386 more words