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Ep. 300 A Four-Point Leadership Analysis To Evaluate Yourself

Ep. 300 A Four Point Leadership Analysis to Evaluate Yourself

Shows Main Idea – In this episode, Rick walks you through the four-point leadership assessment process that he implements to help his students identify their strengths and weaknesses while giving them an idea of how they can best serve God in their communities. These four… Continue Reading …

Ep. 283 Why Our Counselor Training Program Is unlike Any Other

Ep. 283 Why Our Counselor Training Program Is Unlike Any Other

Shows Main Idea – One of the things that I talk about in our Mastermind program is how there is no passing or failing: how traditional education and training work. Appealing for a good grade could be one of the worst things we could do… Continue Reading …

Ep. 266 When Biblical Counselors Don’t Act like Biblical Counselors

Ep. 266 When Biblical Counselors Don't Act Like Biblical Counselors

Shows Main Idea – I recently posted a few concerns about the Duluth Model Power and Control Wheel in response to a biblical counselor who asked. This biblical counselor was okay with the critique and shared similar concerns. I then posted my concerns on the… Continue Reading …

Ep. 261 The Biggest Danger to Sheltering Your Children from the World

Ep. 261 The Biggest Danger to Sheltering Your Children from the World

Shows Main Idea – Some parents believe separating their children from the world is the best way to go. Others practice introducing their children incrementally to the world, while the third type of parents let their children imbibe in the world. There is one thing… Continue Reading …

Ep. 254 The Repercussions of Being a Certified Biblical Counselor

Ep. 254 The Repercussions of Being a Certified Biblical Counselor

Shows Main Idea – Test yourself: when you think of a certified biblical counselor, what comes to mind? The more direct question is, do you believe a certified biblical counselor is a skilled counselor? Within the biblical counseling world, there are options for a person… Continue Reading …

Ep. 241 What If I’m Not Smart Enough to Do Biblical Counseling?

Ep. 241 What If I'm Not Smart Enough to Do Biblical Counseling?

Show’s Main Idea – One of our students read one of our books in our Mastermind Program, and begin to wonder if he had the necessary IQ to do biblical counseling. The book is heady and requires a high level of reflective thinking to grasp… Continue Reading …

Ep. 178 Seven Critical Keys When Assessing a Future Leader

Shows Main Idea – Desiring ministry and being qualified for ministry is critical when assessing a potential leader. But how do you assess a person? What are some of the vital signs to look for in a future leader? Listen to the podcast Show Notes… Continue Reading …

Ep. 122 What Is Christian Maturity?

Shows Main Idea – What is Christian maturity, and how do you know if you’re mature? How do you help your friends grow up into Christlike maturity? In this podcast, I’m going to tackle these questions. Listen to the podcast Our podcasts are on iTunes,

Ep. 7 People with Different Character and Capacity Issues

Shows Main Idea – This podcast presents the interplay between our spiritual and physical lives, which I categorize as character and competency issues. Our job is to discern what a person can repent from v. a God-given ceiling from which the person cannot change. Listen… Continue Reading …