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.

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God’s Forgiveness in Jesus Christ

By jjohnson | October 1, 2018

In the moment of anger, consider the great mercy God extended to you.  Isaiah wrote that God pardons abundantly (Isaiah 55:7). Considering what God did…

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Dealing with Anger – A 3-Part Solution

By jjohnson | September 28, 2018

Martin Luther said, “You cannot keep birds from flying over your head but you can keep them from building a nest in your hair”.   Anger…

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What Does it Mean to “Grow in Grace”?

By jjohnson | July 24, 2018

The standard definition of grace in evangelical Christianity is usually summed up with these two words:  “unmerited favor”.  This is a really good definition, but…

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