Phil Johnson at Grace Community Church Shows His “Heart” Toward a Domestic Violence Victim – by Spiritual Sounding Board

Domestic Violence, Phil Johnson, Grace Community Church, John MacArthur *** This post needs little commentary. Pastor Phil Johnson is Pastor John MacArthur’s right-hand man at Grace Community Church. I am sad that a man in his position would so carelessly tweet this insensitive, uncaring tweet. I fear for women at Grace Community or any church connected […]

via Pastor Phil Johnson Shows His Heart toward Domestic Violence Victim — Spiritual Sounding Board

The Gospel Rules for Friendship From John Piper’s Desiring God Leave Me Exhausted on The Wartburg Watch blog

A bunch of made up questions to let you know, definitively, if you are in a sinful friendship.

via The Gospel™ Rules for Friendship From John Piper’s Desiring God Leave Me Exhausted —

The Hi-jacking of Ephesians 5:22 – Marie O’Toole’s blog

When the call to ‘submit’ is wielded like a weapon, it is a sure sign that the follow-up verses on “loving [you] wife as Christ loved the Church” are not being obeyed. Christ never intimidates or t…

Source: The Hi-jacking of Ephesians 5:22

Nevertheless, She Persisted – Jory Micah’s blog

Would anything get done without the persistence of determined women – even women who are willing to “break the rules” in the face of injustice? Would women have the right to vote if our great-grandmothers had not rebelled against men who were determined to keep vaginas out of the voting booth? Oh, does that offend you,…

via Nevertheless, She Persisted… — Jory Micah

A ‘Church’ that Hands Victims Over to the Abuser – A Cry For Justice blog

This story came to my mind today as I was thinking about how local churches so often essentially hand over an abuse victim to her abuser – Now they told David, “Behold, the Philistines are fighting against Keilah and are robbing the threshing floors.” Therefore David inquired of the LORD, “Shall I go and attack […]

via The First Church of Keilah – A ‘Church’ that Hands Victims Over to the Abuser — A Cry For Justice

John MacArthur’s Destructive Teachings – “No Divorce for Abuse” by Jeff Crippen/A Cry for Justice blog

Here is a “christian” man who commented on one of our older posts (read it here) on John MacArthur’s teaching that God does not permit divorce for abuse. We did not publish his comment there, because it is so incredibly cruel. But I believe it is proper to expose the depths of spiritual abuse found in […]

via This is Where John MacArthur’s “no divorce for abuse” Leads People like Don — A Cry For Justice

Church Discipline of Abused Wife Featured in Media. The Wartburg Watch

Local media highlights Marie Notcheva’s story.

via Marie Notcheva’s Story of Church Abuse Featured in Sentinel and Enterprise News —