Domestic Abuse…Where is the Church?

The church, often recommends second chances to save a marriage, when we need a chance to save a life.

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The number of American troops killed in Afghanistan and Iraq between 2001 and 2012 was 6,488. The number of American women who were murdered by current or ex male partners during that time was 11,766. That’s nearly double the amount of casualties lost during war.

Where is the Church?

The link between mass murders in the US; 54% of shooters have a history of violence The-statistics-showagainst women. (every town for gun safety)

Where is the Church?

Victims are 4x more likely to reach out to faith based groups for help…less then 1% will actually find appropriate help there. (Tracey Forrest)

Where is the Church?

Women is abusive relationships and who are actively religious stay, on average, 2-4 more years in the relationship. (Horton, Wilkins and Write, Women who ended abuse)

Where is the Church?

99% of Domestic Abuse involves financial abuse and is the number one reason why women do…

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