Tag: Mental Health

Healing Wounds

The Scarlet Virgins Episode #12 – Healing Wounds Legalism in purity culture produces shame, which in turn can cause internalized self-hatred. Addiction, mental health issues, and self-harm are all a result of this internalized self-hatred. In this episode, Rebecca talks about the scars we carry, whether they are physical or mental, and introduces a new […]

Brokenness in Jesus

The Scarlet Virgins Podcast #8 – Brokenness in Jesus When Rebecca talks about taboo topics that come up in purity culture like mental health and sex, she often hears something along the lines of, “Aren’t you worried what people will think?” In this episode, she challenges the assumption that speaking about something means you are […]