Memorial Stones of God’s Grace: The Vision of Hope Story

Mark Shaw

Mark Shaw

Memorial Stones of God’s Grace--The Vision of Hope Story

At the Biblical Counseling Coalition, we love using our “megaphone” to fulfill our BCC mission: to advance the ministry of the biblical counseling movement. Each day this week our megaphone will help you learn more about a vital biblical counseling ministry—like today’s post from Dr. Mark Shaw of Vision of Hope. Continue reading

Cutting to the Heart of Self-Injury

Julie Ganschow

Julie Ganschow

Cutting to the Heart of Self Injury

The teenage years can be traumatic times and many teens are presented with situations they are not equipped to handle. Self-injury is one method of dealing with indescribable pain and loneliness. It is their way to cope with or relieve painful or hard-to-express feelings. Continue reading

Vision of Hope: Reaping Where We Did Not Sow

Mark Shaw

Mark Shaw

Vision of Hope - Reaping Where We Did Not Sow

Vision of Hope is a residential program for young women with four focal areas: addictions, eating disorders, self-harm habits, and unplanned pregnancy. Dr. Shaw discusses the program and why he moved to Indiana and Faith Church to lead that ministry. Continue reading

The Lies You Believe and the Truth that Sets You Free

Shannon Kay McCoy

Shannon Kay McCoy

Cutting and Self Harm - The Lies You Believe and the Truth that Sets You Free

In our humanness, we seek a variety of vices to escape emotional pain. One of the most hidden vices is cutting and self-harm. Built on a foundation of lies, the scars, pain, and blood are insufficient means of satisfying your soul. Learn from the psalmist in Psalm 42 and put your hope in God. Continue reading