Love your counselees by hearing before you speak.
Truth in Love 326
We shouldn’t be shocked to find biases in secular literature. If this battle against bias can be found within us, as believers, it will surely be found within the secularist who is not anchored in the truth of God.
Truth in Love 323
A formal counseling setting comes out of the overflow of what’s happening already among God’s people in the church.
What is the goal of the biblical counselor? How do we define success with our counselees?
As biblical counselors, we need to be careful to listen well and gather all the relevant information before we engage in counseling someone.
One of the goals during the first session is to listen well and communicate hope and compassion.
Truth in Love 315
There’s a difference between a congregant who disagrees with something versus someone who has a divisive approach.
Refusing to submit to God because we’re afraid of how our counselee might respond is allowing the counselee to dethrone Christ in our lives.
Truth in Love 314
Scott Mehl shares his experience and provides some practical steps to begin a soul care ministry in the church.
Infertility has been the means by which He has chosen to teach me more of who He is, to awaken His Word to me, and to change me—little by little—more into the image of His Son.
Theologically rich worship music can become a friend that is with our counselees in the times between meetings.