The Sabbath – Narrow legalism

I have a feeling that the legalistic idiots in the CofE would be screaming about me doing my housework on Sunday, er, yes, I went through all this with Jill Lihou, who was an expert at narrow legalism. Apparently because the 10 commandments say ‘Keep the Sabbath day Holy’, I am not supposed to do…

Ken Blue – Healing from Spiritual Abuse – Excellent Book

Good evening, I am relaxing after a wonderful but exhausting party, I have been formulating many thoughts, especially since I have now decided to focus on healing from spiritual abuse. One of the best known books on spiritual abuse is Ken Blue’s book, Healing from Spiritual Abuse/breaking free from a bad church. Interestingly enough, I…

Having us culled – A chilling memory of how harmful the Church can be

Recently I remembered a conversation between me and one of my older church friends. It has stayed with me, though the exact words have faded. This older ‘friend’ of mine, started talking about abortion, and how selective abortion would be right, to rid the society of disability and the strain that disabled people place on…

Spiritual abuse musings

Thinking my blogging was over for the day, I am inspired by debate, and am looking at the awesome ‘Battered Sheep Ministries website again.Basically thinking in terms of what Elle and I commented on healthy churches on my recent ‘Anything and Everything’ post. http://www.batteredsheep.com/checklist.htmlhttp://www.batteredsheep.com/checklist.html I will proceed with a variety of quotes about Church and…