L3 FATHER’S DAY CAN BE EMOTIONALLY PAINFUL (From the heart of this Bible teacher/Cert. Pastoral Counselor): I’m thankful for a father who was an imitator of God. He loved God. He loved God’s Word. He loved his family. But many people have/had a father who was abusive or absent. Thi
Wounded souls! Weekly, people call me nationwide for counseling because they have wounded souls. They are saved but are walking wounded. Is. 61 – Jesus was coming to bring the good news, but he also was to heal the broken in heart an
God, our great Creator, and Savior knows the power of thoughts and words. We function by thoughts that create our feelings and then we usually act on how we feel. When life’s circumstances are tough, it is so easy to focus on the negative aspects of the events of our lives. It is the devil’s delight
LFrom the heart of this Bible teacher/counselor: Today, sitting in our churches and all around us are hurting people from the pain in their past to pain in the present. The battle is in the mind. Emotional pain distorts everything in life. The devil wants to make people feel isolated. We must face G
Anxiety, Depression, Stress, Suicidal Thoughts & Low Self-Worth is Satan’s Deadliest Weapon against us! Anxiety – “a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome.” Proverbs 12:25 – “Anxiety in the heart of man causes depressio
Daily, I read the Proverb of the day of the month. God’s Word brings comfort. Proverbs 21, verse 2 reads, “Every way of a man is right in his own eyes, But the LORD weighs the hearts.” I see this today in our p
MOTHER’S DAY THOUGHTSTO ALL WOMEN WHO HAVE A MOTHER’S HEART: This is Mother’s Day weekend. It is joyful for many but sorrowful for others. I have blessed memories of my mother who was a prayer warrior in my growing up. She was always encouraging. She was an amazing seamstress. She
Do you know anyone in your life that is excited about their relationship with God? Man or woman? Do you have a friend who is a husband/father who is the pastor/priest of his home? Are you as husband/father the pastor/priest of your home? Saying to your family, “Follow me as I follow Christ!
Our churches nationwide have many people that are saved but hurting spiritually, emotionally and relationally. The Lord removes our sins at salvation, but He does not remove our life’s experiences, memories or emotions. One out of three women and one out of four men have been sexually a
Sexual issues are shied away from in the church. God created sex (male & female) and we should not be afraid of the subject. I’ve been counseling sexual abuse emotional healing for 27 years. One in three females and one in four males are the numbers in reported cases. (What about all the un-repo
Satan is a sly old fox. His major weapon against us is planting toxic thoughts in our minds about our life. He does not know what we are thinking. He does not know our future. But Satan does know what has happened to us from birth until this day. He uses the knowledge of our life to try and make us
God-followers do not sexually sin or abuse others! This article is being written out of my heart as a pastoral counselor and Bible teacher. (Go to www.carolclemans.org and read my ‘about ministry’ page.) I provide confidential pastoral counseling nationwide for pastors/lay pe
Carol is a Certified Pastoral Counselor (26 years), Bible conference speaker, Christian Life Coach and author. She provides counseling nationwide by phone/web cam.
The mission for Carol’s teaching, counseling and writing is to help others grow and heal spiritually, emotionally and relationally.