Counseling One Another

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Counseling One Another

April 10, 2018
by Paul Tautges
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40 Questions to Help Discern Factors Contributing to Depression

Last week, I was blessed to teach a two-hour seminar in our church’s discipleship counseling training center on the subject of depression. First, I shared my own personal experience with depression and anxiety, and then drew attention to the experiences … Continue reading

February 19, 2013
by Paul Tautges
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One Big Way to be a Foolish Counselor

One of the most important, yet most neglected, biblical principles to remember when counseling others—especially married couples or others who are experiencing conflict—is found in Proverbs 18:17, “The one who states his case first seems right, until the other comes … Continue reading

March 29, 2012
by Paul Tautges
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Bonhoeffer as Counselor: The Priority of Listening

The discipline of listening is one I find very difficult to maintain. But it seems this is not just my own personal struggle. My conversations with others who counsel find them admitting the same. Far too often, most of us … Continue reading