Many women are waiting for help. Maybe you are too.
are startling: 12-38 percent of women have experienced sexual abuse and
over the next decade, more than 900,000 women and 28 million children
will become victims. Sexual abuse is not going away--and neither will
In "Beyond Our Control," Leila Rae Sommerfeld
shares her own story of recovery after rape to give victims hope and
encouragement to overcome the emotional scars associated with sexual
abuse. Through her story and the stories of other survivors, you will
-the three levels of victimization
-myths about rape
-how to grow emotionally and spiritually through the coping process
-how God plays a role in freeing you from shame, guilt, resentment, and harmful memories
With Leila Rae's reservoir of empathy and bonus material (including
discussion questions and appendices), "Beyond Our Control" is the
perfect book to share the hopeful message that new life is possible-and
it is within reach.