Friday’s 5 to Live By

January 23, 2015

Friday's 5 To Live By

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Friday's 5 To Live By

Each Friday our BCC staff links you to the top five biblical counseling and Christian living blog posts of the week—posts that provide robust, rich, and relevant insights for living.

5 Benefits of Faithful Preaching

Biblical counselors believe in the power of the personal ministry of the Word—counseling, and in the power of the pulpit ministry of the Word—preaching. That’s why we recommend David Mathis’ post at Desiring God: Five Benefits of Faithful Preaching.

On Guard

Tim Challies reviews Deepak Reju’s new book, On Guard: Preventing and Responding to Child Abuse at Church. Listen to his high praise:

“If I could mandate that at least one leader from every church had to read a single book, I don’t think there are too many I would choose ahead of On Guard: Preventing and Responding to Child Abuse at Church.”

Read Tim’s entire review at On Guard.

Ferguson: The Color of Truth

Hosea Baxter, Professor of Urban Leadership at Crossroads Bible College, asks:

“Do we really want racial healing as it relates to our social divide?”

Read his answer at Ferguson: The Color of Truth.

Describe a Typical Counseling Session

So is there such a thing as a “typical” counseling session? Ed Welch of CCEF addresses that question in his post, Describe a Typical Counseling Session.

Is Glorifying God a Hate Crime Now?

In light of the firing of Atlanta Fire Chief Kelvin Cochran, Russell Moore asks, Is Glorifying God a Hate Crime Now?

Join the Conversation

Which post impacted you the most? Why? What blog posts have you enjoyed this week that you want to share with others?