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Understanding Mental Health Diagnosis

Understanding Mental Health Diagnosis By Pastor Scott Roberts Is mental health diagnosis the same as medical diagnosis? In the eyes of many people, the two are identical – I go to a professional who is board certified, tell him my symptoms, and the professional in turn writes a prescription that ‘solves’ my problem. But there…

Counseling those with Medical Illness

Counseling Those with Medical Illness By Pastor Scott Roberts Your friend was just diagnosed with cancer Your spouse has taken ill and will not be well again for some time Your child was admitted to the hospital for appendicitis. What does counseling look like in these situations? The truth is that all of us will…

Who is Qualified to Give Biblical Counsel?

Who is Qualified to Give Biblical Counsel? By Pastor Scott Roberts It isn’t uncommon to hear someone say, “I am not qualified for this!” And I would surmise that many more think these words than actually say them. The truth be told, are any of us qualified to give biblical counsel to another? The answer…

Cascade Family Bible Camp

Cascade Family Bible Camp is planned for July 4-8 this summer at Warm Beach Camp. There are exciting outdoor and inspirational events planned for the entire family. It is a weekend you will never forget. This year only: the camp is offering a 50% discount to first-time campers. There has never been a better time…

Prayer of Examen

Prayer of Examen originally published at https://fullerstudio.fuller.edu/prayer-of-examen/  English Español 한국어 简体中文 Shares   + The Prayer of Examen is a spiritual practice of reviewing the day to retune ourselves to the sacred in ordinary life. Usually lasting 15–20 minutes and done in the evening, the prayer prompts us to remember God’s presence, express gratitude, reflect on the day, and prepare…