Today I have a guest writer whose story you need to hear:
<<I’m not even sure if the Hebrew is correct.
But it doesn’t matter.
It means something to me.
This is where girls would have scars from cutting themselves in attempts to escape the pain of abuse. But by the grace of God, and by His grace alone, my wrist doesn’t have cuts. It says “Daughter of the King.”
There have been a few accounts and testimonies of abuse circling around social media lately, including the Larry Nassar case and sexual assault on campus in my hometown. And I want to help raise awareness for the sake of many victims and survivors of abuse who are being driven out of our churches.
My mom worked in the sex industry. I have seen, heard, and experienced just about every type of abuse. That kind of life was my norm. …