Biblical counseling is a face-to-face conversation that uses the Bible—God’s Word—to comfort, encourage, and guide people as they wrestle with life's difficult and painful issues.
A Biblical counselor seeks to love people wisely so that they learn to deal with the problems of life in a way that honors God and leads to personal growth and change.
Here are some common issues that Biblical Counselors address:
How do I seek counseling?
Kathy Bourque is the point-person for Biblical Counseling at Red Cedar Church in Okemos, MI. She is interested in equipping people within local churches to counsel each other with God's Word, and she also actively counsels people from within and without Red Cedar Church.
Kathy has completed the certificates offered by the CCEF (Christian Counseling and Educational Foundation) school of Biblical counseling.