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Ep. 346 Stunning Story of NHL Player Reconciling with a Competitor

Ep. 346 Stunning Story of NHL Player Reconciling with a Competitor

Show Main Idea: In 1975, there was a regrettable incident that took place on the ice during an NHL game. Boston Bruin Dave Forbes struck his Minnesota North Star competitor (Henry Boucha) in the eye, causing prolonged damage. Forbes was the first professional athlete taken… Continue Reading …

Ep. 345 Webinar: Transgenderism – I Think; Therefore, I Am

Ep. 345 Webinar: Transgenderism – I Think; Therefore, I Am

Shows Main Idea – Transgenderism is part of a cultural and political avalanche in our country—this contagion coincides with social justice, identity politics, woke-ness, intersectionality, racism, and more. In this talk, I will break down the salient elements of the trans issue while offering practical… Continue Reading …

Ep. 344 The Bible Does Not Say Transgenderism Is a Sin, Right?

Ep. 344 The Bible Does Not Say Transgenderism Is a Sin, Right

Shows Main Idea – During Rick’s conference at FaithPoint Church in Longmont, Colorado, there was a question and answer session in which Lucia participated too. They answered many questions that were written during the meetings as well as those who asked at the Q&A. Rick… Continue Reading …

Ep. 343 Transgenderism Worldview: I Think; Therefore, I Am

Ep. 343 Transgenderism Worldview I Think; Therefore, I Am

Shows Main Idea – Transgenderism is part of a cultural and political avalanche in our country—this contagion coincides with social justice, identity politics, woke-ness, intersectionality, racism, and more. In this talk, I will break down the salient elements of the trans issue while offering practical… Continue Reading …

Ep. 342 Interview with Rick Thomas and Julie Ganschow on Abuse

Ep. 342 Interview with Rick Thomas and Julie Ganschow on Abuse

Shows Main Idea – Abuse is a complex problem that requires extensive training and skilled counselors to help bring these situations to God-glorifying conclusions. In this interview, Rick Thomas talks with Julie Ganschow about her new book, “A Biblical Counselor’s Approach to Marital Abuse—Roadmap to… Continue Reading …

Ep. 341 Webinar: Examining and Identifying the Target of Change

The source of our struggles finds its root in our hearts. Rick leads you through these issues in this outstanding webinar, Target of Change

Shows Main Idea – When someone shares with you a personal struggle, you want to help them think through the internal tensions that have created the external outcomes. The source of our personal struggles finds its root in our hearts. The first course of action… Continue Reading …

Ep. 340 How to Respond When Church Members and Pastors Disagree

Ep. 340 How to Respond When Church Members and Pastors Disagree

Shows Main Idea – Conflict is inevitable. When you put two or more people together and make decisions, there will be disagreement. So how do you work through it? What if one of them sins? Rick has developed this well-thought-out mindmap that walks through church… Continue Reading …

Ep. 339 What Is the Difference between Christian and Biblical Counseling?

Ep. 339 What Is the Difference Between Christian and Biblical Counseling

Shows Main Idea – Rick answers two questions in this episode. First, what is the difference between Christian counseling and biblical counseling? And do you have any updates on the International Association of Biblical Counselors (IABC) debacle from 2018? Understanding counseling and counseling movements are… Continue Reading …

Ep. 338 Webinar: How to Identify Ruling Motives of the Heart

Ep. 338 Webinar How to Identify Ruling Motives of the Heart

Shows Main Idea – All of our sin patterns are rooted in our practical theology, at the level of our hearts, rather than in the behavioral patterns of our perceived problems. In this webinar, Rick takes you on a deep dive inside our idol factories,… Continue Reading …

Ep. 337 Four Mastermind Students Share Their Program Experience

Ep. 337 Four Mastermind Students Share Their Program Experience

Shows Main Idea – A potential Mastermind student had some questions about our all online training. I asked her to ask those questions to our students. In this episode, four of our students share their perspectives about the program—the expectations, struggles, and benefits. If you’re… Continue Reading …