Advancing Christian Counseling

Do not be surprised at the fiery trial when it comes upon you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you. But rejoice insofar as you share Christ’s sufferings, that you may also rejoice and be glad when his glory is revealed.

Recent Articles & Illustrations

Trust: a key component of saving faith

By jjohnson | April 25, 2019

Generally speaking, saving faith in the history of the church has been comprised of three elements, notitia, or “knowledge”; assensus, or “assent”; and fiducia, or…

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The Chief End of Medicine

By jjohnson | April 15, 2019

“Patient-centered care” is often seen as the highest goal in medicine.  But is patient-centered care the highest goal for the Christian physician?  Most Christian physicians…

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Is secular psychology able to offer true & helpful information about the human condition?

By jjohnson | April 9, 2019

A question I hear discussed frequently goes something like “what do Christian counselors think of drugs and secular psychology?  Are they helpful?”  I respond to…

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