"Keep doing this in remembrance of me". - Luke 22:19 NWT.* Jesus said this when he celebrated the Passover meal with his disciples which became known as the Last Supper. A lot of Christians today insist that Jesus was the peace-loving son of God who came to spread a message of love and acceptance to … Continue reading Why I Refuse to Worship God
All ex-JWs know the system of fear that they been subject to in order to keep them obedient and compliant. In my latest episode I discuss learning to free ourselves from this cage. Video below. Also, according to Twitter apparently I'm a bot! Oh no my secret identity has been revealed! The horror! This weekend … Continue reading YouTube: Give Yourself Permission
Well that was a rather exhausting ride! It seemed that every time I turned round there was another blog, article or news report concerning the Watchtower organisation. If you weren't able to keep up with everything over this last weekend, I've put it all in one place so that you can read and watch at … Continue reading The Weekend That Was
I'm going to be uploading some humorous short vids on YouTube on my channel called L'Ombre LOLS. All will be irreverant JW humour! My first one is available to watch now: My latest YouTube vid is up. I am re-recording the video that I was going to post this weekend as so much happened over … Continue reading LOLS – A Bit of Light Relief
Since waking up I've done a lot of research in a small amount of time. Having avoided looking at any Watchtower publications for a long time, it's actually been very cathartic. Something that I've come to realise is that, unless I've been disfellowshipped without my knowledge, I'm still considered a Jehovah's Witness, albeit a spiritually … Continue reading Disassociation: The Final Goodbye
This was very difficult for me to record but I strongly felt that it needed to be said. The stigma needs to end in order for people to be able to get access to appropriate help when needed. In this episode I discuss the taboo topic of mental illness and how it affects our actions, … Continue reading YouTube: Mental Illness & Coercive Beliefs
In my latest episode I discuss the fear experienced as a child growing up as Jehovah’s Witness, the JW doctrine of Gehenna/the Second Death and Apostates, and a bonus of a sassy little fashion show for all faithful JW sisters! https://youtu.be/mRrillposVA Resurrection - Sheol/Hades/Gehenna https://www.jwfacts.com/watchtower/resurrection.php Sarah Marsh – email – email@example.com https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/mar/08/have-you-experienced-abuse-in-the-jehovahs-witness-uk Victims Voices … Continue reading YouTube: Fear, Gehenna & Sisters’ Fashion
I thought I would upload an additional little video to discuss what the difference is between a sect and a cult. Jehovah's Witnesses vehemently deny that they are either of these, but what do the objective facts show? My regular weekly video will be uploaded over the weekend - thank you for watching! https://youtu.be/YXCBP1nzVIw … Continue reading YouTube: Sect Vs Cult?
"Fear and love cannot live together… Blows are used to correct brute beasts." - Seneca (Roman philosopher, author, politician, 4 B.C.E. to C.E. 65) As many of you may be aware, although I have been out of the Jehovah's Witnesses for over 25 years it has only been the past few weeks that I have … Continue reading Vile, Repulsive & Worthy of Death
My latest YouTube video is now uploaded. In this week's episode, I discuss the recent article in The Guardian by Sarah Marsh, my comments on JW Broadcasting March 2018 where Gerrit Losch asks “Do you trust me?" and my brush with Scientology. https://youtu.be/qbpw1Bcf1Ns Links and contact information: Sarah Marsh - email - firstname.lastname@example.org https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/mar/08/child-sex-abuse-inquiry-considers-separate-jehovahs-witnesses-uk-investigation https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/mar/08/have-you-experienced-abuse-in-the-jehovahs-witness-uk … Continue reading YouTube – Do You Trust Me?