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Biblical Counseling Coalition: Grace & Truth

Monthly Archives: April 2012

Christ-Centered Biblical Counseling: A BCC/Harvest House Book

In February, we announced the Biblical Counseling Coalition and Harvest House Publishers partnership in the production of an upcoming book: Christ-Centered Biblical Counseling. The book is scheduled to release one year from now, in April 2013. If you would like … Continue reading

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The BCC Weekend Video Resource: Biblical Counseling and Church History

Dr. Bob Kellemen Dr. David Powlison The BCC has a robust and growing portfolio of media resources. We’re creating, collecting, collating, and posting the best of the best in video, audio, MP3, Vimeo, YouTube, and other media resources to equip you … Continue reading

Topics: Biblical Counseling, People in Need of Care, People Who Offer Care, People Who Train Caregivers, Theology, Video | Tags: , ,

Friday’s Five to Live By

Each Friday our BCC staff links you to the top five biblical counseling and Christian living blog posts of the week—posts that provide robust, rich, and relevant insights for living. Be Steady Jonathan Parnell at Desiring God offers practical wisdom … Continue reading

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Renewing the Gate: Richard Sibbes on the Imagination

In biblical times, city gates provided protection and passageways into the hearts of cities. If one could capture the gate, he could capture the city (Gen 22:17; 24:60).[i] In the same way, the gate of the human heart both protects … Continue reading

Topics: Anxiety, Biblical Counseling, Fear/Worry, Gospel-Centered Ministry, People in Need of Care, People Who Offer Care, People Who Train Caregivers, Sexual Abuse | Tags: , , , ,

What to Say, and Not Say, to a Victim of Sexual Assault

Note: This is the second in a two-part mini-series by the Holcombs. You can read Part One at: Are You Prepared to Minister to Victims of Sexual Assault? Because sexual assault is a form of victimization that is particularly stigmatized … Continue reading

Topics: Biblical Counseling, Gospel-Centered Ministry, Hope, People in Need of Care, People Who Offer Care, People Who Train Caregivers, Sexual Abuse | Tags: , , , ,

Are You Prepared to Minister to Victims of Sexual Assault?

There is an epidemic of sexual assault and the statistics are jarring. One in four women and one in six men are or will be victims of sexual assault in their lifetime. As sobering as the statistics are, they don’t … Continue reading

Topics: Biblical Counseling, Gospel-Centered Ministry, People in Need of Care, People Who Offer Care, People Who Train Caregivers, Sexual Abuse | Tags: , , ,

Be Equipped: The Institute for Biblical Counseling and Discipleship Summer Training

The Biblical Counseling Coalition is excited to promote several important biblical counseling equipping events presented this summer by The Institute for Biblical Counseling and Discipleship (IBCD). Equipping Opportunity # 1: The Basics  of Biblical Counseling Course Name: The Basics of … Continue reading

Topics: Biblical Counseling, Conference, Equipping, People in Need of Care, People Who Offer Care, People Who Train Caregivers | Tags: , , , ,

The BCC Weekend Video Resource: Preparing Yourself for a Biblical Counseling Session

The BCC has a robust and growing portfolio of media resources. We’re creating, collecting, collating, and posting the best of the best in video, audio, MP3, Vimeo, YouTube, and other media resources to equip you for one-another ministry. You can … Continue reading

Topics: Biblical Counseling, Methodology, People in Need of Care, People Who Offer Care, People Who Train Caregivers, Video | Tags: , ,

Friday’s Five to Live By

Each Friday our BCC staff links you to the top five biblical counseling and Christian living blog posts of the week—posts that provide robust, rich, and relevant insights for living. Don’t Do This at a Funeral Pastor Brian Croft discuss … Continue reading

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Co-dependent or Selfless?

“Therefore if there is any encouragement in Christ, if there is any consolation of love, if there is any fellowship of the Spirit, if any affection and compassion, make my joy complete by being of the same mind, maintaining the same … Continue reading

Topics: Approval-Seeking, Christian Living, Codependency, People in Need of Care, People Who Offer Care, People Who Train Caregivers, Women/Wives | Tags: , , ,

About the BCC

The BCC exists to strengthen churches, para-church organizations, and educational institutions by promoting excellence and unity in biblical counseling as a means to accomplish compassionate outreach and effective discipleship.