February 3, 2016

Personal Ministry 101

“... personal ministry is simply loving someone in order to help him or her become more like Jesus.”

January 20, 2016

A Familiar Counselor

"Therapeutic counseling is based on a patient-therapist model that requires 'professionalism' and 'boundaries'. But biblical counseling is based on a model of interpersonal gospel care."

April 7, 2015

Newness of Life

"The resurrection brings us newness of life that never ends."

March 14, 2015

The Gospel & Our Emotions

"Our God is an emotional God who created us as emotional beings in His image. So, how should we think about and understand our emotions?"

March 12, 2015

Redeeming Our Emotions

"Emotions are produced when our heart loves God above all else, and emotions are produced when our hearts love ourselves above all else."

March 5, 2015

God And Our Emotions

"As an emotional being, God created us as emotional beings that we might know him, connect with him, and bear his beautiful and glorious image."

February 10, 2015

True Insight For Grief And Suffering

“We can grieve as those who have immeasurable hope because, in Christ, God has given to us truth that is truly insightful.”

January 22, 2015

Is Same-Sex Attraction the Issue?

“When those ministering to Same Sex Attraction strugglers treat SSA as the defining issue in their life—making it the focal point of all counseling and discipleship—they are simply affirming the world’s message that this struggle defines their identity.”

August 13, 2012

Foundations of Marriage Counseling

Every couple who gets married in our church goes through pre-marital counseling. This class is designed to equip older, more mature couples to provide that pre-marital counseling to some others in the church.

August 13, 2012

The Gospel & Eating Disorders

Both Eating Disorders and Disorderly Eating are rampant problems in our world. This class is designed to help counselors, disciplers, and friends in the church walk with those who lack control in any way related to their eating habits.