Author: Michael Gembola

March Webinar with Julie Lowe

March Webinar with Julie Lowe

Join Blue Ridge Christian Counseling and Julie Lowe (MA, LPC) for a seminar on Engaging Adult Children and Family of Origin Complexities. Many people live with ongoing questions, confusion, and pain related to their family of origin. Counselors also tend toward approaches that view families as explaining everything or nothing important about a person. The Bible…

Hung up on the past?

Hung up on the past?

One of the stereotypes about counselors is that we are obsessed with the past, or to put it positively, that we believe there’s something to be gained from retrospective, reflection, and storytelling. I think, in actuality, that many counselors are very much interested in the present, and sometimes the future, too. But I can’t deny…

Fall Women’s Ministry Conference Nov 4

Fall Women’s Ministry Conference Nov 4

Save the date for Called Together: Women United for the Gospel, Saturday November 4, 9am-3pm. From Tabernacle PCA in Waynesboro: “Please join us for a single day conference with PCA Women’s Ministry Team Trainer, Chandra Oliver, where we will learn how to think biblically and live covenantally, women united for the Gospel.” Please follow this…

What does it mean for counseling to be biblical? (Kaifang Zheng)

What does it mean for counseling to be biblical? (Kaifang Zheng)

All of the care providers at BRCC strive to live and serve in a biblical manner, but several are specifically titled “biblical counselors.” In one sense, this simply means that our services include providing what the broader society calls spiritual direction and pastoral counseling without all staff members serving in the specific role of local…