David Powlison

David Powlison, Julie Lowe  - Premium Resource  - Jun 06, 2012

People have always struggled with identity. We tend to evaluate ourselves by distorted standards, misreading value and stigma. In a culture that glamorizes physical appearance and ‘image’, that struggle often centers on what you look like, on your fitness, youthfulness and sexual attractiveness. Body image distortions and obsessions used to be seen as a “women’s problem,” but men are increasingly affected. This workshop will look at ‘body dysmorphia’, and at the anxiety, depression and envy that perpetuate such destruction in lives and relationships. 

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David Powlison  - Premium Resource  - Jun 06, 2012

Hard problems need wise healers. People crave an explanation that points to a definitive fix. Church, mental health system, pop culture, strugglers, friends and family share that craving. But there are no pat answers and no quick fixes for the kinds of brokenness that psychiatric labels describe. We are dealing with human beings here. What goes into restoring and rebuilding a life? A person struggling through all-consuming problems needs wise help. The love we offer must stay true to the complexity of need, and our explanations must be deep-down true.

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David Powlison  - Video  - May 30, 2012

Part 6 of a 7 part series. See links to the series below as they become available.

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David Powlison  - Video  - May 22, 2012

Part 5 of a 7 part series. See links to the series below as they become available.

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David Powlison  - Video  - May 16, 2012

Part 4 of a 7 part series. See links to the series below as they become available.

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David Powlison  - Video  - May 10, 2012

Dr. David Powlison discusses the "ideal" CCEF student.

Part 3 of a 7 part series. See links to the series below as they become available.

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David Powlison  - Video  - Apr 30, 2012

Dr. David Powlison - How does the School of Biblical Counseling help CCEF fulfill its mission?

Part 2 of a 7 part series. See links to the series below as they become available.

 
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David Powlison  - Video  - Apr 25, 2012

Part one of a seven part series. In this first part, Dr. David Powlison is asked: CCEF has been training students for more than forty years. Can you share with us the unique ways that CCEF spearheaded the movement and has continued to help shape and sharpen biblical counseling ever since?

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David Powlison, Julie Lowe  - Podcast  - Mar 01, 2012

This week our host Andrew Ray sits down with Dr. David Powlison and Julie Lowe to discuss how they developed the image for our 2012 national conference on shame and guilt.

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