Holly T. Ashley


Domestic Violence in Affluent Marriages 

Opening up about domestic violence, either to the police or one’s friends and family, is often difficult and frightening for many survivors. Many feel a sense of guilt and shame, … Continue reading

January 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Fact Check

January 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

But I Know What I Couldn’t Say.

As a pastor, one of the hardest things to do is perform a funeral, especially for a family member. So as I sit here and wonder, if I was asked to perform this funeral, what would I say? What could I say? It would probably be different if I didn’t know the person who had past, but I did, I knew her. What would I say? What could I say?

January 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

In defense of myself- I got noth’n. But in defense of the Gospel, I will sacrifice everything.

I am often asked how to forgive – especially the unforgivable… People who have been devastatingly hurt tell me they just can’t forgive. My response is the same for everyone … Continue reading

December 28, 2016 · Leave a comment


 EVERYONE KNOWS SOMEONE WHO NEEDS US. Over 12,000 Victims were turned away from services last year. Help us help them. Donate Here. We are a Christ-Centered Domestic Violence Services Agency that … Continue reading

November 29, 2016 · 1 Comment

Turkey Tabata Fundraiser

If you haven’t registered, you can do so here! So – the ticket purchasing thing isn’t exactly working – so please let us know the number of people you are bringing … Continue reading

November 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Marriage Isn’t Meant to Meet Your Needs

Christian Living / Christopher Ash Marriage Isn’t Meant to Meet Your Needs November 3, 2016 One of my favorite cartoons shows a group of cavemen standing on top of a … Continue reading

November 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Fundraiser Event | R3: Restoration. Recovery. Redemption

Join Fitness by Design and True Strength Fitness’ THIRD ANNUALTURKEY TABATAS! Get your turkey game face on with a one hour pre-turkey workout, designed for a 20-30 hour after-burn party … Continue reading

November 1, 2016 · 2 Comments

Providing Shelter

Providing Shelter By: Chuck Colson | Published: April 21, 2009 7:46 AM THE CHURCH AND DOMESTIC ABUSE Miriam—not her real name—is a faithful Christian. But her pastor wonders why he … Continue reading

October 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

What is R3 and What do you do?

It’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month – the Month where most of our Domestic Violence funding is acquired through education, awareness and frankly – solicitation. With Billions of dollars being raised … Continue reading

October 17, 2016 · Leave a comment