The counselor has a unique and humbling opportunity to draw near to people who are suffering and stuck. Far from being distant or disconnected, counselors should strive to come close to people as we follow Christ’s example of incarnational ministry. From listening and encouragement to covering shame and speaking words of life, the counselor-as-priest plays a trusted role. How can biblical counselors grow and engage our identity as priests to inform how we care for others?
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