A Cry For Justice

Awakening the Evangelical Church to Domestic Violence and Abuse in its Midst

Daily Archives: October 2nd, 2012

Abuse and Nouthetic Counseling: A Firsthand Analysis of the Harm it Does

Nouthetic counseling (fathered by Jay Adams) finds widespread reception in our conservative, Bible-believing churches today.  It is not appropriate for abuse victims in our opinion.  In fact, we think it isn’t appropriate in most any case!  It is too simplistic, it employs people who simply are not “competent to counsel,” and naively confronts essentially every …

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