Biblical Training Conference

Do you have a desire to help people in need?

Have you ever struggled to know how to go about helping them? Faith Biblical Counseling Ministries is partnering with Highland Park Baptist Church to offer this training in the Detroit Metro Area.

This conference training program will provide you with materials and expertise to assist you in helping others have victory over difficult life situations.

Faith Biblical Counseling Ministries focuses in the ongoing training of people just like you—people who desire to point hurting people to the Lord Jesus through the revelation found in His Word.

For more information about the conference or to register, click here.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Biblical Training Conference?

Discipleship is growing in Christ and his word. This conference includes three weekends of instruction to help develop knowledge and skills in applying Scripture to ones life. Christians are called to speak the truth in love to our neighbors and help them grow in grace. The goal of this teaching and the gospel conversations is to help everyone mature in Christ and apply it to their lives by loving others.

Who is this conference for?

The conference is designed to help counsel and equip disciples of Christ to grow in their faith and help others do the same. The conference will cover a wide range of relevant issues dealing with various topics in the Christian life. Whether you are a believer desiring to grow, a pastor, missionary or counselor, this conference is for you.

Why is the Biblical Training Conference important?

In our spiritual life there can be a gaps between our aspirations and reality. Sometimes we face problems or situations where we long for counsel and guidance to understand the best way forward for ourselves or in helping others. This conference offers high-level godly counsel from the word to equip you to solve problems, live renewed lives, and help counsel others. In short, it will help you love like Christ and lead like him.

Schedule of Topics

Weekend 1: September 14-15

  • Why Counsel?
  • What Makes Biblical Counseling Biblical
  • Key Elements of Biblical Counseling:
    • 1 & 2: Build Loving Involvement & Share Biblical Hope
    • 3 & 4: Gather Relevant Data & Evaluate the Problem Biblically
    • 5 & 6: Provide Biblical Instruction & Assign Practical Homework
  • The Doctrine of Progressive Sanctification
  • Organizing Data
  • Trials & Suffering
  • The Goal of counseling & Qualifications
  • Video Case Observation and Discussion

Weekend 2: October 12-13

  • Issues in counseling Philosophies
  • Counseling People with a Medical Illness
  • Counseling People with a Psychological Diagnosis
  • Understanding the Heart
  • Guilt & Repentance
  • Helping Those Suffering with Depression
  • Overcoming Sinful Worry & Fear
  • Biblical Principles of Sex
  • Understanding and Overcoming Sexual Sin
  • Video Case Observation and Discussion

Weekend 3: November 9-10

  • God’s Basic Truths Concerning Marriage
  • Four Rules of Communication
  • The Husband’s Role
  • The Wife’s Role
  • Understanding Biblical Forgiveness
  • How to Handle Anger Biblically
  • Biblical Parenting for the Glory of God:
    • Session 1: Common Ground
    • Session 2: Teaching
    • Session 3: Discipline
  • Video Case Observation and Discussion