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When Life is a Burden

The Burdened Life  Life after Genesis 3 has its fill of conflict, sorrow, pain, suffering, and troubles piled upon troubles. The Bible does not hide this reality. King David expresses a melody of vexation in Psalm 6:6-7:  I am weary with my sighing; Every night I make my bed swim, I dissolve my couch with my tears. My eye has wasted away...

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Statement on Licensure

As state governments continue to encroach upon the religious liberties of individuals and groups, ACBC recognizes that this is particularly noticeable within the discipline and practice of counseling. As Christians, we affirm that it is inconsistent to withhold biblical morality and mandates in counseling and soul care, in deference to...

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TIL 222 | Raising Men, Not Boys

Dale Johnson: This week on the podcast, our Communications Coordinator, Taron Defevers, was able to catch up with pastor Mike Fabarez. Mike is the founding pastor of Compass Bible Church in South Orange County, California, and he's been in pastoral ministry for more than twenty-five years. Mike is going to address...

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TIL 221 | The War on Manhood Pt. 2

Dale Johnson: This week on the podcast, I am delighted to have with us Dr. Owen Strachan. Dr. Strachan teaches theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. I'm delighted that he's now one of my colleagues and we get to share some time together. We talk about the Scriptures and life and...

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TIL 220 | Physicians of the Soul

Dale Johnson: This week we have Dr. Stephen Yuille joining us to talk about the Puritans, the physicians of the soul. It's hard in our modern context to think about the role of a minister as a physician. Dr. Yuille, can you describe a little bit about how the Puritans took...

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