Are you or someone you know in an abusive relationship? Feeling terrorized, defeated, hopeless, alone, or misunderstood? Do you stay awake wondering what to do or if your situation will get worse?  Or how to hide or explain it to your family and friends?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, the Messiah Healthy Relationships Ministry wantes you to know YOU ARE NOT ALONE.  We are here to provide spiritual and educational support - giving you the knowledge, guidance and resources to survive abusive and unhealthy relationships.

A survivor of both teen dating and marital violence, Lisa Taylor has endured terrifying seasons of emotional, physical, sexual, economic and psychological abuse. Through spiritual healing and God’s provision over her past, present, future and a healthy new marriage Lisa has made it her mission to deliver assistance to those who are/have experienced the same traumas she’s endured. With a MSW degree and over 18 years of experience working with abusers and survivors, Lisa Taylor and the Messiah Healthy Relationships Ministry through relational and spiritual support, education, and resources, look to be a foundation for healing and prevention of domestic violence and abuse in the Greater Baltimore community. Watch an excerpt of Lisa’s story below.

Healthy Relationship Ministry Resources

  • Agency and Counseling Referrals
  • Tailored Information for Victims and Offenders
  • Educational Workshops
  • Prayer
  • Support Group

The tools, resources and people are all here to help you gain the strength to address your unhealthy relationship. Don’t let shame or fear keep you silent any longer. You are not responsible if someone is hurting you. The Healthy Relationships Ministry at Messiah is a safe, confidential, non-judgmental place whose mission is to be used by God in providing His children support and relief from domestic violence and abuse.

Contact us at endviolence@messiahcc.org. For emergency assistance, call the 24hr National Domestic Violence Hotline 1(800) 799-7233. Or contact the 24hr Baltimore/Carroll County crisis hotline 410- 828-6390