In this article, Mike Emlet develops a paradigm for communicating exactly how human responsibility (the “heart”) interacts with medical factors and social factors (“nature and nurture,” in the old debates). Emlet introduces a diagram of nested circles that help conceptualize a biblical view of human beings as body-soul image-bearers. Emlet helps counselors to map truth onto counselees’ life situations, reinterpreting their experience so they can see life with God’s gaze.
The Church Is Doing Better than We Think
When we think about the state of the church today, the negatives often come to mind. While there is much […]