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Do Lesbians put Themselves at Risk for Breast Cancer?


I was once told that lesbians have fewer health risks than any other population. One connection I wonder if anyone has noticed, is the fact that lesbians who choose not to have children, may be at a higher risk for breast … Continue reading

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Link Between Abortion and Physical, Sexual Abuse


Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) – A new study shows the link between abortion and the physical and sexual abuse women may be subjected to in the relationship by their husband or boyfriend following the abortion. University of Iowa researchers led the study, … Continue reading

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Silent Screams: A Treatise on Sexual Violence


Silent Screams: A Treatise on Sexual Violence Authored by Sis. Kimberly M. Hartfield List Price: $7.00 6″ x 9″ (15.24 x 22.86 cm) Black & White on White paper 100 pages ISBN-13: 978-1477511374 (CreateSpace-Assigned) ISBN-10: 1477511377 BISAC: Self-Help / Abuse Diane Langberg said in her book Counseling … Continue reading

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If You Mess with My Kids


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When Children Abuse Children


A young two year old toddler was raped in Memphis, but as bad as that is, those who raped her aren’t really at fault. The girl’s attackers were just boys themselves, only 7 and 9 years old. Children this age shouldn’t even know what … Continue reading

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Church Discipline concerning Sexual Sin of Pastors and Staff


  I just found an excellent article on church discipline concerning sexual sins of pastors and staff.  It clearly points out that the discipline measures outlined are contingent on true repentance (a change of thought and behavior) and not having … Continue reading

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Another Little Angel


About miscarriage or the loss of a child. I carried a baby for a little while Then God took it, but with a smile For another little angel graces His throne And our baby we’ll embrace when we go home … Continue reading

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A Christian Perspective of Suicide Prevention


Suicide is believed to be the third leading cause of death for young people, especially teens, in the United States of America, though there are many more attempts than actual suicide completions. There are usually significant signs in adolescents before … Continue reading

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Get a copy of Jesus, the Friend of Children for any donation to GFM


This publication, Jesus, the Friend of Children, which is a fictional story based on Biblical themes, is designed to give a therapeutic approach to prevention and healing of child abuse in all its forms, whether physical, emotional, or sexual.  It … Continue reading

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A Christian Response to Childhood Sexual Abuse


A Christian Response to Childhood Sexual Abuse ©2005 Kimberly Hartfield, B.S., M.S. Sexual abuse of a child is considered to be any inappropriate exposing of a child to sexual stimuli by anyone who has influence on the child, in order … Continue reading

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Are You SAD?(Sexually Abused Dependant)


Are You SAD? (Sexually Abused Dependant) ©2005 Kimberly Hartfield, B.S., M.S.  Sexual abuse of a child is any thing that exposes a child to any sexual purpose by anyone who has control over the child, without concern for the child’s … Continue reading

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Systemic Outcomes of Childhood Sexual Abuse as related to Addictions – Part 7


Systemic Outcomes of Childhood Sexual Abuse as related to Addictions – Part 7 In a consequential environment where every action draws a reaction of similar or greater proportion, childhood sexual abuse affects our own behaviors, which can interfere with our … Continue reading

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A Christian Perspective of the Systemic Outcomes of Sexual Addictions and Childhood Sexual and Physical Abuse – Part 5


    A Christian Perspective of the Systemic Outcomes of Sexual Addictions and Childhood Sexual and Physical Abuse – Part 5 ©2003 Kimberly Hartfield The effects on society from sexual addictions are often devastating to families, and even Christian families … Continue reading

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Is Your Child SAD?(Sexually Abused Dependent)


Sexual abuse of a child is any inappropriate exposing of a child to any sexual purpose by anyone who has influence on the child, without concern for the child’s well-being. A young child needs to be aware of the difference … Continue reading

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What Happens When Mama’s Not There


One of the things I remember most about the episodes of my own childhood sexual abuse is that usually when it occurred Mama wasn’t there.  She had usually left us with a babysitter, her younger brother, while she did what … Continue reading

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