Category Archives: Biblical Counseling

Brutally Honest

   And the satraps, the prefects, the governors, and the king’s counselors gathered together and saw that the fire had not had any power over the bodies of those men. The hair of their heads was not singed, their cloaks were … Continue reading

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Cannot Get Through: This Book Might Help

Sometimes it is so hard to get through to someone for whatever reason. They know they are hurting themselves, you are so very aware of the damage, hurt and pain they are causing not only themselves but others. They might … Continue reading

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Grief is not Easy

I have been confronted with grief recently. This time it was not my own.  I had the honor to be part of the intimate journey of someone going through immense emotional pain.  I say “honor” because it is not everyday … Continue reading

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Jesus the Way and the Process

  I am sitting here having breakfast and coffee, checking e-mails and social media. I have just been reading a post written by our good friend, Keith Kettenring, the pastor who officiated at our wedding. He always makes me think and … Continue reading

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Emotions and Hidden Treasure

 Practically every day we hear of something that provokes feeling in us; intense anger, profound sadness or maybe simply pure happiness over something. What do we do when we are hurt, our child is hurt, a situation is unjust…? Do … Continue reading

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The Heart

What the heart is worshipping is a key aspect of understanding and overcoming addictive behavior.  Are we worshipping the One True God, and relying on Him to meet all our needs or are we turning to our flesh and worshipping … Continue reading

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Concrete Tools

Eph 4:15 Rather, speaking the truth in love, we are to grow up in every way into him who is the head, into Christ… A couple of days ago I (Sally) was listening to a woman, who was trying to … Continue reading

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The Choice to be Gentle

Eph 4:2, “with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love,” (ESV) A couple of days ago I was deeply challenged!  Something irritating had happened and  I was sooo very quick to place the blame on … Continue reading

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Sally’s Journey with Biblical Counseling

In 1998 I traveled to Germany to be on a church planting team in Hamburg Germany.  I was single at the time and  had suffered with various bouts of depression for on and off 15 years.  Through truly Christ -centered … Continue reading

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