Category Archives: Stories and Discussion of Documents

News from ABWE

Please see the following update on administrative changes at ABWE, which went live on October 17, 2012: ABWE Announces Leadership Changes The changes include the board seeking and receiving the resignations of Don Davis and Russ Ebersole, as well as … Continue reading

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A Joint MK Statement to ABWE of Solidarity on These Points

Though recent allegations have divided the MKs of Bangladesh, we believe in these last days of the GRACE investigation it is important to remember that which unites us. We do not wish for Satan to have yet another victory in … Continue reading

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Another Article: “Helping Victims of Childhood Sexual Abuse”

This article comes to us from ChurchLeaders.com and I believe it is really important reading for the pastors who come to this site wanting to understand what is happening and how abuse affects victims as adults. (A warning for abuse … Continue reading

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Interesting Article: “What to Do When Your Minister Is Accused of Abuse”

This article is a re-print from this link at SNAP (The Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests). I found it especially interesting that they caution people in how they respond to abuse allegations, if they believe in the innocence … Continue reading

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Ed Stezter Speaks Out Regarding ABWE and Abuse Scandal

We are so grateful popular missiologist Ed Stetzer broke his silence. Incredibly grateful, especially at this time. I waited, not so patiently, I know. But I believe God’s timing was impeccable. Thank you, Ed. Please read it. It’s great:¬†The Price … Continue reading

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Why the ABWE Letter Still Matters, Innocent or Guilty

If you believe that Jay Walsh is innocent of the allegations against him, the document from ABWE still deserves your attention. What does it indicate: The investigation had some holes. Simms Showers/ABWE didn’t even attempt to interview a key witness. … Continue reading

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ABWE and Paterno: Not Isolated Incidents of Moral Cowardice

Yet another article is telling the sad tale of Penn State, but I found this one interesting and different because it points out that maybe–just maybe–the signs that these men were not actually “good men” were there and have been … Continue reading

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A Deficiency of Love: Thoughts from Penn State’s Campus Crusade Pastor

Why would “good men” do nothing? Perhaps a deficiency of love. I will first warn you that this Facebook note from Tim Henderson, the pastor of Campus Crusade’s Penn State chapter,¬†describes the events that are known about in some graphic … Continue reading

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Why Do “Good Men” Do Nothing?

        A friend provided us with this link to great thoughts on why people who seem to be capable of doing “the right things” in other areas of life could fall so horribly short in some really … Continue reading

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Recipe for Paterno/ABWE: How to Turn This into Something Good

Love this article from a psychologist at George Mason, explaining how Paterno should be acting right now and how he can turn this shameful moment into a positive movement for the abused. (And some Christians think psychologists are quacks? I’ve … Continue reading

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