Counseling One Another

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Counseling One Another

January 22, 2019
by Paul Tautges
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Why the Counsel of “Boundaries” Can Be Unhelpful to the Christian

A challenge that complicates the journey towards a godly response to abuse is the mass of popular literature which counsels victims from a feelings-centered position. Much of the literature available focuses on self-protection, rather than holiness, as a primary goal. … Continue reading

January 21, 2019
by Paul Tautges
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3 NEW LifeLine Mini-Books

As the consulting editor of the LifeLine Mini-Books from Shepherd Press, it is my joy to tell you about the three newest titles created for your personal growth, small-group discussion, and counseling/discipleship ministries. HELP! I’m Anxious – An increasing number … Continue reading

October 18, 2018
by Paul Tautges
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Our Journey Home from the Ruins of Sexual Abuse

It’s hard for me to imagine something more horrific than the sexual abuse of children. Yet every one of our churches contains precious men and women who have experienced this abuse and, therefore, are in need of our compassionate ministry … Continue reading

October 11, 2017
by Paul Tautges
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NUGGETS

The Wrong Way to Read Christian Books – Good stuff from the True Woman blog. Helping Churches to Better Handle Cases of Abuse – Wise, solid counsel from Jim Newheiser. Print this entry

July 7, 2016
by Paul Tautges
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A Domestic Abuse Primer

Dear friend, This has been an awful week for you, I know. Learning about the abuse that your friend has endured for well over a decade (which you also suspected for just as long, but could never prove) is a … Continue reading

September 24, 2015
by Paul Tautges
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2 New Counseling Resources from RBP

One of the blessings of being a blogger is receiving review copies of new resources on discipleship, counseling, and Christian growth. Though I do not have time to read and review all of them, I like to inform you of … Continue reading