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The following resources should be used with discernment.
10 LIFE-SAVING RESOURCES FOR ABUSE SURVIVORS How does a survivor of abuse, any kind of abuse, find help? Well, you could use the search engines, and click from link to link, of course. But what if you're a Christian and you want to make sure the resource is biblically based? Offered these ten resources to help. Each source has other sources, so be sure and click on the links!
PEACE, HOPE and HEALING is suitable for a range of people including victims of abuse
THE ARK is a website put together by those who know the pain of sexual abuse and have asked the question, "Where is God in all this?"
Sexual Abuse Survivor - Hope and Forgiveness by 'All About LIfe Challenges'.
SURVIVING TO THRIVING (June 13, 2011: problem with this link).
WHAT ABOUT FORGIVENESS?
Often victims cop more grief from well meaning folk who demand that the Biblical response is for them to unconditionally forgive the perpetrator(s), and to do this quickly. Does the Bible really teach this? Check out the book below, buy it, and read it! You MUST get this right!
Forgive the abusers? A bit of a rant by Darlene Ouimet.
Disclaimer: The references on this page are listed for informational and educational purposes only and are not intended to substitute for medical or other professional advice. Consult your physician or other health care provider regarding your symptoms and medical needs.