Matt Joiner is the Associate Pastor at Harvest Bible Chapel in Rockford, IL. He joins us today to discuss counseling children, youth, and families. One of the key topics in this interview is the incorporation of biblical counseling in the discipleship of each generation within the local church. Matt and Curtis also discuss the importance of preventative counsel with the goal of preparing our children for life by grounding them in the Word of God and teaching them to use the Bible as their primary resource to answer life's difficult questions.
BCC Director, Curtis Solomon, shares ideas about how to winsomely advocate for biblical counseling and provides encouragement both for those who feel isolated in their biblical counseling ministry and for those who are surrounded by other biblical counselors.
Anne Dryburgh, originally from Scotland, serves as a missionary in Belgium. Over the past few decades, Anne has been utilizing her training and gifts in biblical counseling to evangelize and disciple a part of the world where fewer than one tenth of one percent of people claim to be evangelical Christians. She has also written a book for the purpose of helping people counsel women in abusive marriages. In this episode, Anne shares insights from her cross-cultural experience as well as insights from her book.
Our podcast this week features Joni Eareckson Tada in the third installment of a series of short interviews regarding the relationship between disability ministry and biblical counseling. In this episode, Dr. Tan Soon Yong, Pastor of The Fishermen of Christ Fellowship in Singapore, joins Joni to discuss how the church can demonstrate true care and compassion to those affected by disability.
In December 2017, the BCC Annual Leadership Summit was dedicated to discussing the natural connection between disability ministry and biblical counseling. This week's episode of 15:14 is the second in a series of short interviews between various biblical counselors and Joni Eareckson Tada.
This video highlights a conversation between Dr. John Street, Chair of the Biblical Counseling Department at The Master's University, and Joni, as they discuss the sufficiency of Scripture to address disability.
Dr. Josh Mack joins us for this episode of 15:14. Josh is a Council Member of the BCC, author of multiple books, pastor in Pretoria, South Africa, and son of well-known biblical counselor, Dr. Wayne Mack. Learn how Josh ended up across the planet, working with several ministries in South Africa and bringing the hope of the gospel to many people in a variety of ways.
Kevin Hurt, Founding Pastor at Grace Bible Church in Clayton, GA and Executive Vice President of the International Association of Biblical Counselors (IABC) is our guest on this episode of 15:14. Kevin discusses the history of IABC, its role in the biblical counseling world, and how the Lord continues to work through this ministry today.