Will God Be Faithful?

Justin Holcomb

Will God Be Faithful?

Psalm 22 contains some of the most heart-wrenching cries to God recorded in all of the Psalms. God Himself is on trial and David asks, “Will God remain faithful?” This is the song of a believer who experiences great suffering and wonders where God is. It is a psalm that, in the midst of injustice, wonders if God Himself will be faithful to His promise. Continue reading

What Does the Bible Say About Sexual Assault?

Justin Holcomb

Biblical Counseling and Sexual Abuse - What Does the Bible Say About Sexual Assault

Far from being a peripheral issue in the Bible, sexual assault is clearly depicted as a sin against the victim and God, mentioned frequently throughout the Bible, referred to as a symbol of how badly sin has corrupted God’s good creation, and understood as a severe distortion of God’s plan for sex. Continue reading

The Father of Fathers

Justin Holcomb

Most people are quite familiar with the concept of God as Father, but if we look at Scripture we might be surprised at what we find about the fatherhood of God. Continue reading

The BCC Weekend Megaphone Post: ReTrain

Justin Holcomb

Part of the BCC’s vision is to be a “megaphone” for biblical counseling and discipling ministries. Recently at the Resurgence, Justin Holcomb (who is a BCC Council Board Member) posted the following blog at their site. We’re re-posting it this weekend with Justin’s permission, so that our BCC audience can become more familiar with ReTrain. Continue reading

Rape, Sexual Assault, and Consent

Justin Holcomb

With the prevalence of sexual violence, it is important to have a clear definition of sexual assault and consent. Many victims are not sure if what happened to them was assault, and the shame and pressure to remain silent lead to a recurring cycle of traumatization. Continue reading