There is an apocryphal story I read that tells of a doting mother who has a son that cuts out her heart in an attempt to get away from her. He throws her heart down on the ground and when, stricken with guilt, he stands over her severed head she looks up at him and […]
We often talk of getting help to victims of abuse. And sometimes, talk is all we can do. Some forms of abuse push people past the edge of help, though we should never quit trying.
The story of domestic abuse is often the story of an entire family. It is a complex, messy emotional affair that for most will only be healed with a healthy dose of forgiveness.