Church-Based Counseling

2016 BCC Global Summit


In this 36-minute session from the 2016 Biblical Counseling Coalition Summit, Garrett Higbee, Executive Director of the Biblical Counseling Coalition,  explains how the local church can be involved in counseling its members.

Garrett is the Executive Director of the Biblical Counseling Coalition and one of the BCC's founding board members. He also serves as Executive Director of Biblical Soul Care at Harvest Bible Chapel and is former President and Co-founder of Twelve Stones Ministries.



Which of Garrett's points did you find most impactful? Why?
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What did the Lord reveal to you through this message? Did you gain a specific insight into your life or ministry? What challenged you?
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How were you encouraged through this message? How can you use what you’ve learned to encourage someone else—in your personal life, at work, or at church—and equip them as a disciple of Christ?
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How, practically, can you implement what you heard from this message in your life and/or ministry today? What will you do differently this week because of what you’ve just heard?
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God calls the Church to be a light to the world and a place for believers to grow in Christ. Biblical counseling plays an important role in the maturity of many Christians and the local church can get involved. How could your church incorporate biblical counseling and soul care? Discuss that question with the leaders of your church this week and come up with a plan of action.


To learn more about the Biblical Counseling Coalition, click here.