Over the last 15 years, we have interviewed hundreds of church women concerning domestic violence. Here is what some have had to say about the reality of abuse in their lives. By reading their words, or listening to their voices, you will begin to draw a mental picture about abuse and all its associated ugliness.
Reflective Questions to ask of yourself: Are there some ways that I might support the women’s shelter in my area? How might our local congregation (or women’s groups within it) partner with the women’s shelter in our area?
Click on the HELP tab to find out about some resources in your local community;
Click on the FAQs tab to consider more fully what abuse is and how frequently it occurs;
Click on the RESOURCES tab to learn more about what is available to help those who are suffering.