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Biblical Counseling Coalition: Grace & Truth

Category Archives: Biblical Counseling

BCC Weekend Resource: Gay Marriage, Speaking the Truth in Love, and the United States Supreme Court

Frequently on weekends at the BCC we use our “megaphone” to make you aware of significant happenings in the biblical counseling world. We do so today by alerting you to a new and ongoing endeavor by the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC). Continue reading

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Are Your Counselees God-Fearing Christians?

As counselors, our minds are set to focus on the how to. Our counselees want to know how to fix their problems. We know that their problems cannot be fixed if they are being controlled by them. Our goal is to teach our counselees the fear of the Lord so that their problems will become small and their God will become bigger. Continue reading

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10 Cross-Focused Principles Versus 10 Horizontal Strategies for Dealing with Anger

You’re reading Part Three of a three-part BCC Grace & Truth blog miniseries on Biblical Counseling and Anger. In today’s post, Tim Allchin contrasts 10 Cross-Focused Principles Versus Horizontal Strategies for Dealing with Anger. Continue reading

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What Is It About Parents and Anger?

You’re reading Part Two of a three-part BCC Grace & Truth blog miniseries on Biblical Counseling and Anger. In today’s post, Steve Midgley addresses the question, What Is It About Parents and Anger? Continue reading

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3 Compelling Reasons Why We Must Deal with Our Sinful Anger

You’re reading Part One of a three-part BCC Grace & Truth blog miniseries on Biblical Counseling and Anger. In today’s post, Dr. Bob Jones shares 3 Compelling Reasons Why We Must Deal with Our Sinful Anger. 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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God’s Worldwide Purpose & Biblical Counseling: Can You See the Connection?

It is true that the Truth of God’s Word will be lived out and applied differently from culture to culture, but the core and life-changing truths of Scripture remain the same. It is an all-sufficient Word to serve God’s global purpose of reaching the world, not just for salvation but for sanctification as well. If we truly believe this, then we should have the upmost confidence in God’s Word to transform other cultures at any point in time. Continue reading

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What You Know Is Not Sufficient

Counseling is not merely imparting principles, but ultimately introducing counselees to the wonderful Redeemer. Continue reading

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Responding to Abuse, Part II

Based on the comments to my previous post on emotional abuse, I want to clarify or expand on a few selected points. I’m also aware that abuse is a sensitive topic and misunderstandings will occur. My prayer is that this post might provide some clarity or at least encourage people to seek help if they have not done so already. The resources at the end are not comprehensive but provide a starting point. Continue reading

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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.