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Embracing My Father's Shadow: Beauty from the Ruins of Sexual Abuse

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Katya’s story will provide you with truth, truth regarding the effects of sin and the Truth of God’s Word that will ultimately save you. This book was written to provide insight into the trauma of sexual abuse and the damage sin can cause. Katya is boldly open and honest about the abuse, her sin, the birth of her faith, and everything in between.

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Paperback, 274 pages
Published March 4th 2013 by PassIt Publishing Creations
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Jun 20, 2013 Kay rated it liked it
Embracing my Father’s shadow gives poignant insight into Katya’s life of pornography, sexual abuse and secrets. She also reveals her search for healing and acknowledges the source of this as Jesus. It is a ‘no holds barred’ book which means that Katya is often brutally honest about her life and struggles both inner and outward.
Her abuser, her father whose role of love, nurture and guidance through life, is not only her betrayer, but has taken the very thing that matters most - her innocence. Ev
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Even though Katya's from the sunny state of California, things haven't always been so sunny for Katya. She grew up in a house full of pornography, sexual abuse, and secrets, but the story doesn't end there. Katya has since graduated college with a degree in engineering and married her husband. Katya has traveled to more than six countries, including New Zealand, Australia, Italy, and France. Katya ...more
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