Christians Counseling

There are many folks and couples today that have a “spiritual identity” that they wish to explore.  Incorporating Christian counseling can be beneficial to many as it not only leads one to reflect on the essence of their being, but incorporating God in to the therapy as an additional support system.

Biblical passages are utilized as the christian counselor can sometimes identify many of lifes common struggles in the bible, and subsequently search the bible for spiritual answers.  How to face lifes challenges from a spiritual perspective can be quite rewarding, as God not only directs and encourages his believers to lean on him during difficult times, but to love and forgive others when appropriate.

Messages of hope and love abound in the bible and a skilled Christian Counselor can incorporate these messages into the therapy sessions thus bringing a new dimension of understanding  into ones struggles.

The purpose of the Christian counselor is to help people in the name of Christ. The Bible offers many passages of advice that can help restore and sustain spiritual, mental, emotional and physical anguish and pain.  It can be a wonderful resource.

Christian Counseling on Long Island offers professional and discreet Biblical guidance through the Word of God. Problems within communities and families vary and each problem is unique to the sufferer and a person with a problem or troubled heart needs help to unravel the issues and allow God’s Word and His Plan to become the focus which will guide them toward healing and restoration.

Since readings abound in the Bible we offer a few examples, but you can get many more from Christian Counseling on Long Island.

Feelings of anger can gnaw at a person causing them to feel unwell.

Christian anger counseling offers two examples of direction and support:
“Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry, and do not give the devil a foothold.”(Ephesians 426-27)

“Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice.” (Ephesians 4:31)

Anxiety can hit people from all walks of life and at every age.
“Nothing can hold us back or scare us when we have the strength of God.” (Philippians 4:13)
“God cares about us so much, that He allows us to cast all our worries on His shoulders.” (1Peter 5:7)

Marriages can often hit rough patches. Christian Marriage Counseling encourages prayer and daily readings in order to help guide, restore and strengthen the relationship between a husband and wife.

“Marriage is to be honored by all. And husbands and wives must be faithful to each other. God will judge those who are immoral and those who commit adultery.” (Hebrews 13:4)
“So they are no longer two, but one. No human being must separate, then, what God has joined together.” (Matthew 19:6)

“Instead, be kind and tender-hearted to one another, and forgive one another, as God has forgiven you through Christ.” (Ephesians 4:32)

Christian counselors offer prayers to parents seeking wisdom, grace, patience and perseverance.

“Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your strength. Never forget these commands that I am giving you today. Teach them to your children. Repeat them when you are at home and when you are away, when you are resting and when you are working.”(Deuteronomy 6:5-7)

“Everything in the Scriptures is God’s Word. All of it is useful for teaching and helping people and for correcting them and showing them how to live.” (2 Timothy 3:16)
Christian Counseling on Long Island offers one final reading today for those suffering from heartache and in need of hope.

“Come to me, all of you who are tired from carrying heavy loads and I will give you rest. Take my yoke and put it on you, and learn from me, because I am gentle and humble in spirit; and you will find rest. For the yoke I will give you is easy, and the load I will put on you is light.” (Matthew 11:28-30)…