In the short time that I've been involved in ex-JW activism I've had the privilege of working with some fabulous people, I've engaged with some wonderful ex-JWs and have made some incredible friends that I know I shall have for the rest of my life. However, the direction that my activism is now changing. In … Continue reading Where Now?
Some of you may have heard me use this phrase, "be kind to yourself", quite a lot in my blogs and YouTube videos. It's an extension of my reasoning behind why I am now involved in activism. For years I would make my life harder by expecting too much of myself and expecting perfection. As … Continue reading Be Kind to Yourself
My thoughts on the recently uploaded document to JWorg entitled "Jehovah's Witnesses' Scripturally Based Position on Child Protection". This document can be downloaded directly from the JWorg website, however if you'd prefer not to go to that site you can read it here: https://www.reddit.com/r/exjw/comments/8gcpjn/jehovahs_witnesses_scripturally_based_position_on/ https://youtu.be/QmTI93kquoc
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?
I have finally uploaded my first YouTube video. In it I've made a start on answering some questions raised by a lovely lady on Twitter, Katherine Rogers: How my grandparents became Jehovah's Witnesses. Why I became a Jehovah's Witness. Why I left the Jehovah's Witnesses. Why I became an activist. If I could tell people … Continue reading YouTube – We Have Liftoff!