Friday’s 5 to Live By

The BCC

The BCC

Friday's 5 To Live By

Each Friday our BCC staff links you to the top 5 biblical counseling and Christian living blog posts of the week—posts that provide robust, rich, and relevant insights for living. Continue reading

Motivated by Love

Shannon Kay McCoy

Shannon Kay McCoy

Biblical Counseling and Women’s Issues--Motivated by Love

You’re reading Part Five of a multi-part Grace & Truth blog mini-series on Biblical Counseling and Women’s Issues. Men—you’d be wise to read these too—to learn more about a biblical understanding of women and about biblical women’s ministry. Today’s post is from Shannon Kay McCoy entitled Motivated by Love. Continue reading

The Brain’s Response to Threat

Charles Hodges

Charles Hodges

Hodges - The Brains Response to Threat

It is always great when someone in research science spends time and money to prove something that we knew all along. In a study done at the University of Exeter, researchers have found that the brain response to a perceived threat is stopped when we are reminded that we are loved and cared for! Who knew? Continue reading

What Is “Tough Love”? Part 2

Mark Shaw

Mark Shaw

What Is Tough Love--Part Two

You’re reading Part 2 of a two-part post by Dr. Mark Shaw on Tough Love. In Part 1, Dr. Shaw contrasted the world’s definition of “tough love” with the Word’s definition. Today in Part 2, Dr. Shaw explores the role of “tough love” in biblical counseling. Continue reading

3 Things the Father Never Says to Me

Abe Meysenburg

3 Things the Father Never Says to Me

Though I have a great earthly dad, my heavenly Father has been my best example when it comes to loving and training my children well. Recently, the Spirit called my attention to a few specific things that I was saying to my children, phrases that the Father never says to me as His beloved child. Continue reading