Elnora Bible Institute | 101 S State Road 58, Elnora, IN 47529Phone | (812) 692-7801 Email | firstname.lastname@example.org
Elnora Bible Institute 2020
Theemphasisofthisseminar,taughtbyPaulEmerson,willbeonchanginghearts,changinglives.Thosewhoattendwillbeledtoseetheneedforchange inhisorherownlifeandhowthatchangecanbeaccomplishedbytheHolySpiritthroughtheScripture.Inturn,theattendeeswillbetaughthowtoassist others in those same kinds of changes. Advanced principles of discipleship and helping others change will also be taught. Topics to be covered include:
Pre-registration is required to attend Biblical Counseling Seminar
*The above total includes tuition and meals. Room & Board is $100 per Adult and $25 per child (Children 3 & under are free).
Students will stay in the EBI Housing (dorm, etc). Rooms include two bunk-beds, two dressers, a shower room, a toilet room, and two sinks. Bring a Bible, a note-taking device, bedding (twin-size), towels and wash clothes, and personal items.
$275* | Individual$375* | couple
•Comparing different counseling methods•Incorporating Scripture into your counseling•Asking good questions•The gospel in counseling•The importance of listening
•The value of homework•The issues behind surface problems•Formal and informal counseling•Counseling and the Law •The local church’s role in counseling
What is biblical counseling?
Biblicalcounselingisamethodofcounselingthatholdsthat“theBible,givenbyGod,issufficientforlifeinthat,whenproperlyinterpreted,itrevealsto thebelieverallthedatanecessaryforonetounderstandhisneedforChrist,howhecanpleasetheLord,andhowtoliveinaGod-honoringwayregardlessof the circumstances whether comfortable or oppressive.”1Inbiblicalcounselingthegospelisparamount.WithoutarightunderstandingandacceptanceoftheGospel,longtermchangeisimpossible.Thegospel affectseveryareaofourlivesonadailybasis.Forexample,whydoweseektoserve?BecauseChristfirstservedus.Whydowelaydownourlivesfor others?BecauseourLordJesusChristlaiddownhislifeforothers.Howdowedealwiththefearofman?BylookingathowGodistheonlyoneworthyof fear. He, through his work on the cross has given us a new identity, we are now his children.“ThosewhopracticebiblicalcounselingbelievethatgenuineheartchangeistotallydependentontheministryoftheHolySpirit.Thus,thecounseling practice includes the importance of prayer, dependence on God, a thorough knowledge of the Word of God, and an understanding of ministering to people.”1 1 https://www.faithlafayette.org/counseling/what-is-biblical-counseling