Gospel Matters in Counseling 1

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The Gospel matters in counseling. Isn’t it odd, then, that some Christians in the mental health field act like the Gospel has no place in the counseling office? This Gospel Matters series shares the Christ’s compassion for the broken. The Gospel is good news for every person who chooses to trust Christ and accept the gift he offers: new life in him. … Read More

50 Shades of Debauchery

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50 Shades of Debauchery by Julie Glanschow is a wake-up call for Christians, and especially women, to the best-selling and pornographic book 50 Shades of Gray turned into a movie. The movie hits the big screens on Valentine’s Day. This is not a romantic flick. It is porn. Reprinted at our blog with her gracious permission. –Ed. 50 Shades: Sex ‘Toys’ … Read More

Help for Perfectionists

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Perfectionists have a pride problem. Does this statement shock you? You may think perfectionists are insecure, not prideful. This post, originally titled Perfectionism Is Pride, first appeared on Julie Glanschow blog. A biblical counselor, Julie counsels at Reigning Grace in Kansas City. Re-posted here with her gracious permission.–Ed. Are you so foolish? Having begun by the Spirit, are you now … Read More

OCD: Spiritual AND Biological

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OCD, or Obsession Compulsive Disorder, has both spiritual and biological components, and no one wants it. Ever. Here’s help to understand OCD and help your counselees.  Written by Jeff Temple, a former counselor and trainer at Biblical Counseling Center, now serves as the Care Pastor overseeing counseling at Crosspoint Chapel in Saginaw, MI. While at BCC he compassionately counseled individuals and … Read More

Your Next Best Step

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As our Caring Like Christ mini-course winds down, what’s your next best step? Before we go there, let’s step here: quick links to all the mini-course training videos: Welcome, Biblical Shepherding, Reaching the Heart, Sanctification Understood, and Deciding to Get Involved. What Is God Saying? This mini-course is slice of our 24-session Foundations in Biblical Counseling training course. Foundations covers biblical … Read More

Caring Like Christ, Part 5

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Deciding to Get Involved — this is today’s training video in our mini-series Caring Like Christ, FREE online training: Introduction to Biblical Counseling. Dr. Ron Allchin, D.Min, Executive Director of Biblical Counseling Center, trains us today. Other videos in the series are Session 1: Biblical Shepherding, Session 2: Reaching the Heart, and Session 3: Sanctification Understood. If you haven’t signed up for our … Read More

Oops!

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Oops. Got the wrong number! Yesterday Biblical Counseling Center announced at its blog and Facebook Event page a sale on BCC’s Biblical Counseling training. This sale runs now through noon Friday, January 23, and I got the number wrong. (Phew, confession is healing.) This is good news for you. The 3-courses-for-the-price-of-2 discount is HALF of what was listed in the … Read More

Caring Like Christ, Part 4

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In this session of Caring Like Christ, the focus is Sanctification Understood. The first post in this mini-series gave an essential overview. The second post looked at Biblical Shepherding. The third post covered Reaching the Heart. At the bottom of this post, we have a special announcement for you! (Note from Ed.–When this post first published on 1-15-15, the cost of Level 1 courses … Read More

Caring Like Christ, Part 3

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In this session of the Introduction to Biblical Counseling mini-series, the focus is reaching the heart. In the previous post, we looked at Biblical Shepherding. The first post in this mini-series gave an essential overview. If you haven’t signed up for our FB event — it’s free — and would like to join and receive extra downloads and resource links, simply … Read More