Category Archives: biblical counseling, christian counseling

CRYING OUT

I was in Hobby Lobby with my husband yesterday, picking up a picture we had framed. My attention was drawn to the sound of a crying baby. This baby wasn’t just fussing, but clearly very distressed. The parents were making … Continue reading

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The Many Faces of Depression

THE MANY FACES OF DEPRESSION An estimated 19 million American adults are currently living with major depression. Unfortunately, only 20% of people with clinical depression get the kind of help they need (Archives of General Psychiatry). Even though depression is … Continue reading

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Guilt from Past Memories

Memories of Your Past Sins: For Believers You and I both sin on a daily, even hourly basis—God says so.  1 John 1:8 & 10 If we say we have no sin, we are deceiving ourselves and the truth is … Continue reading

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The Secret to Healthy Relationships

I’m becoming more and more convinced as a therapist and as a Believer, that the secret to healthy relationships and good mental health is knowing the love of God. Brennan Manning, in “The Ragamuffin Gospel” wrote: “Self-hatred is an enormous … Continue reading

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Eight Lies Men Believe About Pornography

Eight Lies Men Believe About Pornography  2 Lie #1: Sex is a biological need. The Truth: A man can desire sex, but he does not require it to be happy and fulfilled; he has no deep and uncontrollable hunger that is … Continue reading

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The Danger of Anxiety

The Danger of Anxiety   Therefore, humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you at the proper time, casting all your anxiety on Him, because He cares for you. Be of sober spirit, be on … Continue reading

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Psalm 55: Hope for the Abused

In my counseling practice, I deal with the effects of sexual, emotional and physical abuse in my clients’ lives. People who have been abused, especially as children, frequently develop coping strategies that are unhealthy and keep them stuck in dysfunctional … Continue reading

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