15 Top Biblical Counseling Books of 2014

Bob Kellemen

Bob Kellemen

If you are a counselor, pastor, student, one-another minister, small group leader, or spiritual friend, you want to know the most helpful books about the personal ministry of the Word—about using God’s Word for helping hurting people. Here, in alphabetical order, are the top 14 books published in 2014 about biblical counseling or important to biblical counselors. Continue reading

10 Endorsements for Scripture and Counseling

BCC Staff

BCC Staff

Scripture and Counseling--God's Word for Life in a Broken World

“Robert Jones says it well, ‘The Bible does not merely inform our counseling…the Bible drives our counseling.’ I believe he is exactly correct. The contributors to Scripture and Counseling encourage, teach, and show us how this happens as we pursue and develop a robust biblical strategy in ministry to hurting, confused, and broken people. The book is obviously comprehensive! It is also well-written. I suspect it will become a standard resource in the field of biblical counseling.” Continue reading

Weekend Resources: LifeLine Mini-Books Video Introduction

Tedd Tripp

The BCC Weekend Resource

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

Learn about the BCC Book Review Site…and Win a Free Book!

BCC Staff

BCC Staff

As a BCC staff member, I was preparing a new BCC book review when I started perusing our book review site. I was amazed at all the book resources we have—all the book reviews, book lists, book author Interviews, and more. So…I decided to hold the new book review for next week, and use today’s book review post to re-introduce you—our readers—to our book review site. Continue reading

Christmas Traditions and the Savior

Elyse Fitzpatrick

Elyse Fitzpatrick

Christmas Traditions and the Savior

Of course we know that Christmas is about Jesus…So why is it that we miss seeing Him in the midst of all the hustle and bustle? Elyse Fitzpatrick and her daughter, Jessica Thompson, have teamed up again in Counting the Days, Lighting the Candles, a 25-day advent devotional with readings for parents and kids along with four suggested activities meant to remind us of the true meaning of Christmas. Continue reading

God’s Word for Life in a Broken World

Bob Kellemen

Bob Kellemen

God’s Word for Life in a Broken World

As the Biblical Counseling Coalition’s Executive Director, one of my privileges is to serve as editor for our BCC books. It was a joy to serve in that capacity for our first book: Christ-Centered Biblical Counseling. Over the past year, twenty-two co-authors have been working on the BCC’s second book: Scripture and Counseling: God’s Word for Life in a Broken World. Jeff Forrey and I are now editing the book for submission to our publisher—Zondervan. The book is scheduled for release in 2014. Here’s the working draft of the Preface to Scripture and Counseling. Continue reading