Dear Survivor: You Are Fearfully and Wonderfully Made

Dear Survivor: You Are Fearfully and Wonderfully Made

Dear Fellow Survivor, I’ve already shared with you that one of the most long-lasting effects of the abuse I experienced ...
Dear Survivor, God is bringing good out of what you've experienced

Dear Survivor: God Is Bringing Good Out Of What You’ve Experienced

Dear Fellow Survivor, In a previous letter, I assured you that none of us has ever been alone. God has ...
Dear Survivor: God Will Enable You To Believe The Truth

Dear Survivor: God Will Enable You To Believe The Truth

Dear Fellow Survivor, This is my sixth letter to you. I’ve written you to tell you that you are a ...
Dear Survivor: You Are Not Alone

Dear Survivor: You Are Not Alone

Dear Fellow Survivor, Few things in my life have made me feel quite as isolated as having experienced sexual abuse ...
Dear Survivor: It's Not Your Fault

Dear Survivor: It’s Not Your Fault

Dear Fellow Survivor, One of the many difficult things I struggled with as I came to terms with the abuse ...
Dear Survivor: It's OK To Struggle

Dear Survivor: It’s OK To Struggle

I’ve mentioned that one of the effects of the abuse I experienced is a grossly distorted body image, something that ...
You Are a Child of God

Dear Survivor: You Are A Child of God

Dear Fellow Survivor, When I was twelve days old, my parents brought me to the baptismal font in front of ...
Allow Me to Introduce Myself

Dear Survivor: Allow Me To Introduce Myself

Dear Fellow Survivor, Allow me to introduce myself. I am a child of God. I am a husband and a ...
Man facing mountains

Jesus Walks with You through the Dark Valleys

“…the LORD was with [Joseph].” – Genesis 39:3 Abuse destroys lives: physically, psychologically, emotionally. Sometimes abuse kills. This is why ...
Forget Me Not Flowers

God Remembers You

“…the LORD gave [Joseph] success in everything...” – Genesis 39:3 “It could be worse.” “It’s darkest before the dawn.” “Something ...
Abuse even happens to good people

Abuse Happens Even to “Good” People

“Now Joseph had been taken down to Egypt.” – Genesis 39:1 If you didn’t know better, you’d make nothing of ...
Wrestling with God

Wrestling with God

The writer of this prayer is being completely honest with the Lord, explaining how he actually feels. He wonders why ...