Author Archives: Bill Harbeck

About Bill Harbeck

Founder and Director of Holding on to Hope Ministries. A non-profit work that helps survivors of childhood sexual abuse unveil their past and begin the healing process. Author of the book Shattered; One Man's Journey from Childhood Sexual Abuse

Red for Ed…Pretty Mixed Message

If you are a teacher with over 20 years of experience and are a supporter of the Red for Ed movement here in Arizona, may I respectfully ask a few questions. Do you believe that classroom experience is valuable for … Continue reading

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Conyers, Franken, Franks all resign. Who will replace them?

In the last two weeks John Conyers, Michigan House Representative, Al Franken, Minnesota Senator, and Trent Franks my representative in Arizona have all resigned their positions citing moral failure as the cause. Just one day after Representative Franks announced his … Continue reading

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Sexual Harassment Training for Congressmen…Really?

It is awfully hard to deny there is a sexual abuse crisis in this country given what is unfolding in both Washington DC and the media. The truth that this is an epidemic being ignored and kept silent is being … Continue reading

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Is Harvey Sorry?

Harvey Weinstein is not the first example of mass hypocrisy by the secular progressives.  He is just so over the top that even now the movement cannot come to his defense, although, watch them try. The examples are numerous already, … Continue reading

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Heading toward the Abyss

Progressivism and the consequences of moral relativism played themselves out in the public square last weekend.  The incident in Charlottesville and the response by critics of all that happened is at a fever pitch. The rhetoric and hatred did not … Continue reading

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Hate Trump…Hate You…

What is it about Donald Trump that elicits such vitriol by his detractors?  Is it his moral failures in his treatment of women in his younger days?  Is it his position on keeping people out of harm’s way?  Is it jealously … Continue reading

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The Lepers among us.

This scenario plays itself out countless times across the country day after day. The people seen as the refuse of society are cast to the side or locked away to protect the rest of us from those deemed unclean. Regulations and expectations are placed on them that less than 2 in ten can ever keep. The “system” does nothing to provide a pathway to change or healing. The culture dictates where they can live, work, and travel and then offers nothing to assist. The clarion call goes out, “it’s about the protection of our children and society that sex offenders be kept isolated and identified to the world so all others can be safe.” Continue reading

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