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FEAR AND WORRY

Should fear and worry be a part of the Christian life? Lisa Schmidt speaks truthfully and helpfully into this prevalent issue. Some sins are so common among Christians they have become acceptable behavior. All too often, sin isn’t even called “sin” anymore. Take worry for example. It’s typically described as “over...

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THE MIND OF AN ADDICT

Ever wonder what an “addict” is thinking? How can they continue living this way? When will they stop the insanity? Can they stop? What is causing this downward spiral? In the workshop I teach at the ACBC Annual Conference, The Mind of an Addict, I address five basic mentalities driving...

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LISTENING TO DEPRESSION

"You can’t hope to understand someone’s struggle with depression by diagnosing it; you must listen to it." Scott Mehl discusses how to listen and administer care to those struggling with depression. The CDC reports that at any given moment, 8% of the population in the United States is suffering from depression....

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THE PURSUIT OF A PERSONAL UTOPIA

When life doesn't turn out the way we want, we often look for ways to change ourselves or our circumstances. Julie Ganschow speaks truthfully and helpfully about how to counsel those with a discontented heart. Recently, a longtime acquaintance of mine I’ll call Jane ended her life. Although she had no...

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SCRIPTURE MEMORIZATION IN COUNSELING

The Word of God has the power to change lives. Susan Heck helps us lay hold of that power to change by discussing the importance of Scripture memorization in counseling. I must say as a certified biblical counselor, I am pretty excited about this year’s conference, maybe more than any of...

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MARTHA PEACE ON BIBLICAL SUBMISSION

When it comes to biblical submission, misconceptions abound. Martha Peace sheds light into this controversial issue with the clarity of Scripture. Martha Peace - Misconceptions Regarding Biblical Submission from ACBC on Vimeo. Topics like this are discussed during the second weekend of our Counseling Discipleship Training. For more information about these conferences,...

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ACBC AND CCEF CONFERENCES

This fall ACBC is partnering with CCEF to have our two annual conferences happen back-to-back in close proximity to one another. CCEF & ACBC from CCEF on Vimeo. The CCEF conference is happening October 3-5 addressing the common problem of loss. The ACBC conference is happening October 6-8 addressing extreme problems and the...

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