Child Abuse in the Near-Sacrifice of Isaac

In Faith & Culture, Parenting, Social Justice by Cindy Brandt1 Comment

Photo credit: rzrxtion (pronounced resurrection) on Visualhunt / CC BY “The history of childhood is a nightmare from which we have only recently begun to awaken,” says psychoanalyst Lloyd DeMause, who has uncovered extensive research that reveal pre-20th century, every single parent child relationship would be prosecuted for abuse and neglect. Infanticide, abandonment, child battery, violent exploitation were socially and …

Race for Lost Time

In Faith & Culture, Life by Cindy Brandt3 Comments

That total depravity thing really threw me off my game in my youth. The T in TULIP cramped my style big time. I spent a lot of energy as a young person and a young Christian denying myself as part and parcel of following Jesus. Which complicated my personal and spiritual development when the teenage years should have been a …