This Holy Wanting

March 10, 2010 This Holy Wanting It’s not limited to patriarchy, of course. Nor to women. But emotional abuse is a common tool of choice for those who feel the need to control and manipulate the ones within their care. It can break the spirit faster than any other method of discipline because it uses […]

The Myth of “Normal”

The Myth of “Normal” When I was young, I envied those who told breath-catching testimonials of how they came to Christ. I  listened, enraptured, to stories featured on our local religious radio station and dreamed of how thrilled God must be with these dramatically-acquired souls. Many met Him in death-defying places; others spoke of time […]

The Hidden Part

The Hidden Part Behold, You desire truth in the inward parts, And in the hidden part You will make me to know wisdom. Psalm 51:6 Throughout my personal journey, this Scripture has been a lifeline. In the midst of the darkness, it has acted as a beacon of sorts, to bring me to pause and […]

This Holy Wanting

March 10, 2010 This Holy Wanting It’s not limited to patriarchy, of course. Nor to women. But emotional abuse is a common tool of choice for those who feel the need to control and manipulate the ones within their care. It can break the spirit faster than any other method of discipline because it uses […]

This Holy Wanting

March 10, 2010 This Holy Wanting It’s not limited to patriarchy, of course. Nor to women. But emotional abuse is a common tool of choice for those who feel the need to control and manipulate the ones within their care. It can break the spirit faster than any other method of discipline because it uses […]

This Holy Wanting

March 10, 2010 This Holy Wanting It’s not limited to patriarchy, of course. Nor to women. But emotional abuse is a common tool of choice for those who feel the need to control and manipulate the ones within their care. It can break the spirit faster than any other method of discipline because it uses […]

Linkity – Links

Linkity – Links I‘m going to be realllllly scarce over the next several days / weeks ~ if you have time, please keep my editor and me in your prayers as we are getting down to the wire with Quivering Daughters. Thank you so much!!! Here are a few articles that have deeply impressed me […]

Silent Sorrow | Guest Post

Silent Sorrow | Guest Post *Note: I am honored that Jo agreed to write this post for my Quivering Daughter readers. This is a painful subject not addressed enough throughout Christendom and particularly, among conservatives. I am Jo: a survivor of sexual abuse and a fundamentalist childhood. I am many things in my current life: […]

This Holy Wanting

March 10, 2010 This Holy Wanting It’s not limited to patriarchy, of course. Nor to women. But emotional abuse is a common tool of choice for those who feel the need to control and manipulate the ones within their care. It can break the spirit faster than any other method of discipline because it uses […]

This Holy Wanting

This Holy Wanting It’s not limited to patriarchy, of course. Nor to women. But emotional abuse is a common tool of choice for those who feel the need to control and manipulate the ones within their care. It can break the spirit faster than any other method of discipline because it uses the number one […]