Counseling Parents about Smart Rules for Smartphones (And All Social Media)

Garrett Higbee

Garrett Higbee

Smartphones are everywhere and it is common to see very young kids playing on a tablet or to see older kids texting at every intersection. As counselors or parents, how do we navigate the inevitable conversations, develop reasonable rules, and lay down age-appropriate guidelines regarding smartphones? I hope to lay out some ways you can help those you counsel be smart about smartphones and other social media.  Continue reading

Does Biblical Counseling Really work with Kids?

Garrett Higbee

Garrett Higbee

My wife and I have a burden for the next generation of youth growing up in a much different world than we did. We are parents of three children between the ages of nine and sixteen. I am a former child psychologist. This has stirred up in me a strong desire to see biblical counselors take a more serious look at how we can help kids and their parents navigate a very distracting and disturbing world using a biblical worldview. Biblical counseling can help our kids not fall victim to the rampant fear, perversity, and despair that is all around them. Even more, it can equip them to be world changers for Jesus Christ. Continue reading

Eight Core Convictions That Every Biblical Counselor Should Know

Garrett Higbee

Garrett Higbee

These core convictions are a unifying centerpiece for this year’s BCC Global Summit keynote presentations. I will lay out the basis for each one below, but in order to fully appreciate their significance and grasp a more comprehensive understanding of their foundational importance to the BC movement, you will want to attend the BCC Global Summit. Continue reading

Countdown to the Global Summit 2016

Garrett Higbee

Garrett Higbee

What if you found yourself among very diverse people who shared your passion for Christ and His word? What if you could learn from each other, could be encouraged by God’s heart for one another, and could pray together? Wouldn’t it be amazing to find a gathering of likeminded believers from around the world who love biblical counseling, who want to make a difference in their communities, and who desire to move hearts and equip hands to work for the glory of God? Continue reading

Tell Your Story and Partner with Us Today!

Garrett Higbee

Garrett Higbee

As we approach Thanksgiving, I am truly thankful for the way the BCC represents the Lord’s heart for unity, for its encouragement of leaders, and for its role as a megaphone to promote those who make up the best that biblical counseling has to offer. Please pray for us and consider how you can partner financially with us. Continue reading