Friday 18th April 2014,
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Guest-Blog

He Loved Me Anyway

“I’m not having fat kids.” This sentence rang through my head each time I ate or put on a swimsuit, and parents don’t lie to their children. I was probably about eight years old when it started, and being that [...]

April 3, 2014 Abuse, God, Healing, hope
Nate-bio

It’s My Fault That…

“How can you trust him?” Chris asked, hesitating on my proposition. He had been burned one too many times in the past, which cooked a skeptical crust that shielded his gooey insides. “He’s not that kind of a guy, dude. [...]

February 10, 2014 Abuse, forgiveness
Guest-Blog

A Convicted Child Molester for A Step-Father

From 4 to 19, any idea of men I had was tainted. I have an older brother and sister. We have different dads. My father raised them and since I was 4 my mom’s new husband raised me. I saw [...]

January 9, 2014 Abuse, Faith, Grief, Sexual Abuse
Guest-Blog

The 40 Year Old “Virgin”

What is your horror movie? Mine came out in 2005 and it’s titled “the 40 year old virgin“. Even to this day I have no desire to see it. Why you ask, because the title describes who I was then [...]

November 26, 2013 Abuse, Help, Sexual Abuse
special-guest

Violence Against Women Is A Men’s Issue

Today’s blog is from Justin Holcomb, the author of Rid of My DisGrace, whoose book we have been handing out for free recently and throughout the past year A common misconception is that sexual assault is just a “women’s issue” and up [...]

November 25, 2013 Abuse, Men, Sexual Abuse, Special Guest
Amanda-bio

Ditch the label

I don’t have the statistics on sexual assault and abuse. I don’t know the numbers in my age group or the percentage of victims in my state. But I’m guessing you don’t care about the numbers. I wish I could [...]

November 21, 2013 Abuse, Grace
Guest-Blog

Rebecca – “My mom was mad at me that I had been abused”

Rebecca, a heartsupport member, tells her story of how she was abused and how she was able to overcome cutting, abuse and depression in her life. [...]

November 20, 2013 Abuse, hope, Video
Guest-Blog

“I Remember Trying to Fight Them….”

I recently saw on Heart Support that this month was Sexual Assault/Abuse month, and my stomach dropped. Up until last year I never really considered myself to be a victim of this—and I still don’t see myself as a victim—but [...]

November 18, 2013 Abuse, hope, Sexual Abuse
Guest-Blog

I Was Trafficked By My Own Father

This is me; about 11 years old. I am at one of the many homes I lived in throughout my childhood. I am the oldest of ten children. At this time in my life there were six of us plus [...]

August 19, 2013 Abuse, Addiction, Guest Blog, Pain, Suffering, Trafficking
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