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Biblical Counseling Coalition: Grace & Truth

Category Archives: People Who Offer Care

Weekend Resources: LifeLine Mini-Books Video Introduction

The mission of the BCC is to advance the ministry of the biblical counseling movement. Today we use our BCC “megaphone” to highlight a video introduction by Tedd Tripp of the LifeLine Mini-Books. This is a new series of counseling resources from Shepherd Press. They are available from LifeLineMiniBooks.com and ShepherdPress.com. Continue reading

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Friday’s 5 to Live By

Each Friday our BCC staff links you to the top 5 biblical counseling and Christian living blog posts of the week—posts that provide robust, rich, and relevant insights for living. Continue reading

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Why Counseling in the Local Church?

The mission of the BCC is to advance the ministry of the biblical counseling movement. Today we use our BCC “megaphone” to highlight an excellent new video by the ACBC’s Executive Director, Heath Lambert. Heath addresses the important issue of why counseling is such a vital and integral part of the regular life of the local church. Continue reading

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Loss: Finding Hope That Lasts When Life Falls Apart

The mission of the BCC is to advance the ministry of the biblical counseling movement. The BCC is not about the BCC; the BCC is about BC. Today we use our BCC “megaphone” to highlight a personal invitation sent from the CCEF’s Executive Director, David Powlison, to you to attend the 2014 CCEF National Conference on Loss: Finding Hope that Lasts When Life Falls Apart. Continue reading

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13 Wisdom Principles When Ending a Dating Relationship: How to Break Up to the Glory of God

If the gospel really makes a difference in our lives, it should show itself in the worst of moments. But if Christian dating looks no different than the world then our faith shows itself to be relatively useless. What would it mean to break up for the glory of God? Seriously. How do you end the relationship in a way that is God-honoring and honoring of the other person, especially since he or she is a brother or sister in Christ? Here are 13 wisdom principles to remember. Continue reading

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4 Visions for the Biblical Counseling Movement

As I (Garrett Higbee) take the role of Executive Director, I plan to build on our faithful foundation with four priorities. I am a fan of easy to remember and compelling words that will tell the story of who we are and where we are going. The four words I chose to describe the vision for the BCC for the next season are: Relationships, Resources, Replication, and Reach. Continue reading

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Weekend Resource: Tedd Tripp Announces the Launch of LifeLine Mini-Books

Our BCC mission is to multiply the ministry of the biblical counseling movement. Frequently on weekends we do exactly that as we use our “megaphone” to make you aware of exciting biblical counseling resources. This weekend we introduce you to the LifeLine Mini-Books published by Shepherd Press. Continue reading

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Friday’s 5 to Live By

Each Friday our BCC staff links you to the top 5 biblical counseling and Christian living blog posts of the week—posts that provide robust, rich, and relevant insights for living. Continue reading

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Our Gospel Identity in Christ and Sexual Abuse “Triggers”

You’re reading Part 4 in a four-part BCC Grace & Truth blog mini-series on loss, grief, suffering, and Christ’s healing hope. In today’s post, Adam Embry addresses how mind renewal and our identity in Christ can help sexual abuse victims to address unwanted memories and “triggers” of past abuse. Continue reading

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Cancer, Denial, and the Sovereignty of God

You’re reading Part 3 in a four-part BCC Grace & Truth blog mini-series on loss, grief, suffering, and Christ’s healing hope. In today’s post, Paul Tautges introduces us to a new resource by Deborah Howard, HELP! Someone I Love Has Cancer. Continue reading

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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.