Module 1 Biblical Counseling: What it is?
MABC - Biblical Counseling and Theology
A CLT follow-up event to be held with pastors and other church leaders who recently completed the four modules.
Foundational Concepts in Biblical Counseling - 3 credit hours
The 2024 Care of Souls Conference in Manila, Philippines, regarding the rediscovery of biblical counseling.
Foundations of Biblical Counseling – 3 credit hours This course offers a consideration of the theological issues that form the basis of a biblical approach to personal ministry. It will consider the theological, anthropological, and soteriological presuppositions of treatment theory and seek to bring a thoroughly biblical critique to their foundational assumptions and methodology.
Common Issues Addressed in Biblical Counseling – 3 credit hours This course will address a variety of the challenges faced by Christians. These may include but not be limited to the following: the nature of Christian life, anger, fear, depression, homosexuality, anxiety, eating disorders, incest, child abuse, counseling youth, crisis counseling, the role of women in counseling and issues unique to women, and legal issues in counseling. It will also explore the common counseling problems and situations faced by the counselor and detail some possible pitfalls especially faced in today’s social environment.
Introduction to Biblical Counseling – 3 credit hours This course offers a general introduction to biblical sufficiency-based personal ministry. The biblical basis for biblical counseling will be examined, biblical counseling will be defined, and the goal of biblical counseling will be explained. Biblical counseling will be distinguished from both humanistic, psychologically-based systems and evangelical integrationist theories. The essential qualities of an effective soul care provider will be detailed.
Module 3 Biblical Counseling: How Do You Do It More Effectively? (Addressing Common Counseling Issues from God’s Perspective)
Module 2 Biblical Counseling: How Do You Do It? (Teaching the Process and Procedures of Biblical Counseling)