Track 1 - Basics of Biblical Counseling
This introductory track is designed to train you in the basics of biblical counseling. Topics include:
Theology of Biblical Counseling
The Biblical Process of Change
Key Elements of Counseling
Comparison of Counseling Models
Marriage (roles, communication, intimacy)
Life Topics (depression, anger, worry, trials)
Medical Issues in Biblical Counseling
Track 1 can be used to satisfy the training requirement of Phase I of NANC Certification
Track 2 - Advanced Topics in Biblical Counseling
This track is designed for those who have already taken a basic course in biblical counseling. This course provides training for counseling those struggling with more challenging life issues such as:
Dealing with Problems from the Past
Track 2 also includes case studies and other student interactive exercises designed to build counseling skills.
DATES: Sept 13-14, Oct. 11-12, Nov. 8-9
SCHEDULE: Friday, 5pm - 9pm; Saturday, 8am - 5pm
Dr. Heath Lamber
Dr. Lambert is Assistant Professor of Biblical Counseling and the Department Coordinator of Biblical Counseling at Boyce College in Louisville, Kentucky. He is the author of The Biblical Counseling Movement After Adams (Crossway, 2011) and co-editor of Counseling the Hard Cases (B&H Academic, 2012). Dr. Lambert is also the newly appointed Executive Director Elect of the National Association of Biblical Counselors (NANC).
Pastor Terry Enns
Terry is the pastor of GraceBibleChurch. Terry has over twenty years of pastoral counseling experience, and is a certified counselor with the National Association of Nouthetic Counselors (NANC). In addition to his preaching and pastoral duties at Grace, Terry maintains an active blog at Words of Grace.
Pastor Bryan Gaines
Bryan is Pastor of Family Discipleship at Grace Community Church in Glen Rose, Texas. He regularly teaches classes to encourage and equip parents, works in the Student Ministry, leads an adult Care Group, and oversees Grace Preschool. Bryan also leads Grace Biblical Counseling, LLC. He is certified biblical counselor with the National Association of Nouthetic Counselors (NANC).
Pastor Dan Kirk
Brent is the associate pastor of Calvary Bible Church in Ft. Worth, Texas. He is a certified counselor with the National Association of Nouthetic Counselors (NANC). In addition to his pastoral and counseling duties, he maintains an active blog at Pew to Practice.
Pastor Keith Palmer
Keith is the associate pastor of Grace Bible Church. He oversees all of the counseling training at Grace Bible Institute, and is the director of Grace's community counseling ministry, Granbury Biblical Counseling. He is also a certified counselor with the National Association of Nouthetic Counselors (NANC).
Lunch on Saturday will be provided for all three weekends. Complimentary snacks and drinks will also be provided throughout the conference. A restaurant guide for the Granbury area is also available for alternative dining choices.
The cost for all three weekends is $75. Payment can be made online by debit/credit card or by check. If paying by check, please make checks payable to Grace Bible Church and send to:
Grace Bible Church
201. E. Clifton Road
Granbury, TX 76049
For lodging options in Granbury, please click HERE.
Click HERE to register online (online payment is also available).