Is God Calling You to Train Biblical Counselors Overseas? Questions and Answers About the OIC Missionary Training Conference 

Wayne Vanderwier

Wayne Vanderwier

The ministry of OIC really does reach around the world. Our representatives have served in more than 20 nations in 2017, conducting more than 30 biblical counseling training programs. More are scheduled for next year. So we are actively looking for folks to help us prepare biblical counseling trainers in the nations of the world. Are you interested in serving with OIC? Perhaps. But you may have some questions … Continue reading

God’s Global Purpose: Biblical Counseling Beyond Our Borders

Kevin Hurt

Kevin Hurt

The countdown to the Global Summit continues. We hope you are getting more and more excited about hearing from biblical counselors serving the Lord across the globe! We invite you to visit the Summit website and register to participate. Today’s blog, originally posted last summer by Kevin Hurt, reminds us that God’s purpose is to bring His Word to bear on the lives of people all over the world. How are you part of God’s global vision? Continue reading

Friday’s 5 to Live By

The BCC

The BCC

Friday's Five To Live By 2012

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

Culture is Local—Really Local!

Wayne Vanderwier

Wayne Vanderwier

Culture is Local—Really Local!

The ministry of Overseas Instruction in Counseling (OIC) in the Middle East illustrates the concept that culture is local. All biblical counseling trainers must be alert to the ways culture influences both counseling and counseling training. Continue reading

Equipping Counselors in Other Cultures

Wayne Vanderwier

Wayne Vanderwier

BCC Staff Note: For context for today’s blog post, you can find more information about the ministry of Overseas Instruction in Counseling at our BCC Weekend Interview. Biblical Counseling Missionaries Soon after Overseas Instruction in Counseling (OIC) began in 2006, … Continue reading