Covering Our Shame

by Jill Murphy A Woman Named Kelly The testimony below is from a woman named Kelly who completed the program at the end of last year. Her testimony was so descriptive and detailed that I wanted to make it part of this blog. These are her words, and I have simply added some of my [READ MORE]

Covering Our Shame2020-04-18T20:50:51+00:00

God Uses Our Brokenness

by Jill Murphy How Badly Do You Want It? Recently, I was working on an afghan for my granddaughter, and I was running into difficulty getting past the first ten rows. When I would get to the row that revealed the pattern, I discovered that either I had made a mistake or there was an [READ MORE]

God Uses Our Brokenness2020-04-18T20:42:03+00:00

What Are the Effects of Child Sexual Abuse?

By Mary Varughese The Definition The Department of Health (2004) in the UK defines Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) as... “Forcing or enticing a child or young person to take part in sexual activities whether or not the child is aware of what is happening. The activities may involve physical contact, including penetrative (e.g., rape or [READ MORE]

What Are the Effects of Child Sexual Abuse?2020-02-10T16:49:22+00:00

YOU Hold the Match!

By Jill Murphy Other Words Could Not or Fail to Do So The inspiration for my blog articles is found in music. Music has played a very important role in my life, and I can distinctly remember certain songs that I heard at very significant and sometimes troubling times throughout the years. These songs seemed [READ MORE]

YOU Hold the Match!2020-02-10T16:50:23+00:00