Archive for June 4th, 2018

In light of all the news of scandals within Evangelical churches concerning the improper handling of abuses this is a seriously much needed resource.

Darby A. Strickland. Domestic Abuse: Recognize, Respond, Rescue.  Phillipsburg, NJ: Presbyterian and Reformed Publishing, May 31st 2018. 56 pp.

5 out of 5

Purchase: Westminster Amazon

This is probably the booklet I learned the most from in this biblical counseling series called “Resources for Changing Lives” printed by Presbyterian and Reformed Publishing.  In the past there were many works in this series which I have read, reviewed and recommended but this one thus far surpasses them all in terms of it being biblical, practical and insightful.  I am glad that is the case since the booklet covers a difficult topic that many pastors and churches might not have thought through about judging from the various controversies the last few years concerning pastors, churches and spiritual leaders concerning how they addressed or neglected the issue of abuse.


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