Multiple bloggers sharing, educating and supporting those who have been in unhealthy churches.

Author: Rosemi Angulo

I am a happily married Christian mother of 5 and soon to be 6 beautiful children. I'm an "ambivert" who loves to read, go on walks, I like simplicity, I like to listen to the Bible on an audio app while I'm doing chores. I got saved nearly a decade and a half ago. Before that I was raised in Mormonism but fell away in my late teens. I'm happy to have a growing relationship with My Savior Jesus Christ.

Why I Left: Final Part 5

Continued from Part Four. I appealed in a letter to the senior pastor because I doubted that my email would get to him. It didn’t do much good. He didn’t respond to me directly. Instead he told the other pastors and counselor (3…

Why I Left: Part 4

Continued from Part Three. This next part is pretty painful and I had trouble remembering the order of the next series of events which was mostly psychological warfare I felt from the pulpit. When the senior pastor came back from his long recovery…

Why I Left: Part 3

Continued from Part Two. As you might imagine I was quite upset with having to wait the whole weekend for some closure. That night I went to bed anxious. I prayed, and did some more self examination. I told my husband for some…

Why I Left: Part 2

Continued from Part One. So every now and then when I got a concern I would address it in email. But I hardly got feedback besides a few times. My first real red flag concern was their incomplete teaching on marriage. The response…

Why I Left: Part 1

I left Calvary Chapel church on Mother’s Day. Before that, over a span of several months I was dealing with a lot of weird stuff with some of the pastors and female counselor. The concerns I had were nagging. When I first started…