June 29, 2017
Jem claims ex-boyfriend, Joshua, believes he’s Jesus. She says he manipulated her into following him, then tortured her by making her take scorching baths which he denies, and forcing her to fast for days at a time.
She says she didn’t resist because Joshua would lecture her “for hours on end until I was drained mentally.”
Joshua claims he’s a prophet of God. He says he “Inadvertently” hurt Jem, claiming he was ignorant at the time and didn’t know what he was doing.
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