Top Marketplace offers for ISBN

9780687002511

Using Scripture in Pastoral Counseling

Wimberly, Edward P.

Not the book you're looking for? Search for all books with this author and title
9780687002511: Using Scripture in Pastoral Counseling

At a time when there is concern within the church to draw on its historic resources for use in the transformation of persons, this book presents a model for the use of Scripture in pastoral counseling. Drawing on narrative biblical criticism and the psychology of narrative, the book suggests a model for pastoral counseling using Scripture to explore and release human possibilities. Detailed case studies are presented to depict the way the Bible can be used with counselees. Particular attention is given to pastoral counseling with individuals, marital couples, and families who bring to pastoral counseling a history of employing Scripture to bring order and meaning to their lives. Often, however, the biblical story seems to be secondary in their lives, and a more dominant and unhealthy story is primary. The method of using Scripture suggested in the book illuminates how the Bible story challenges and transforms unhealthy dominant stories that people bring to counseling. The model is presented in stages that cover the beginning, the middle, and the ending phases of pastoral counseling. The stages of the model include attending to the presenting problem, giving attention to the personal, marital, and family myths that dominate the lives of the counselees, mapping the negative influence of these myths, ascertaining a preferred story that counselees want to enact, setting therapeutic goals, and using Scripture to re-author and edit the negative mythology.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

EDWARD P. WIMBERLY is the Jarena Lee Professor of Pastoral Care and Counseling at the Interdenominational Theological Center, Atlanta, Georgia.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Wimberly, Edward P. Author
Published by Abingdon Press
ISBN 10: 0687002516 ISBN 13: 9780687002511
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Abingdon Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0687002516 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Bookseller Inventory # SWATI2121542117

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Wimberly, Edward P. Author
Published by Abingdon Press, United States (1994)
ISBN 10: 0687002516 ISBN 13: 9780687002511
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Abingdon Press, United States, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 226 x 150 mm. Language: English Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. At a time when there is concern within the church to draw on its historic resources for use in the transformation of persons, this book presents a model for the use of Scripture in pastoral counseling. Drawing on narrative biblical criticism and the psychology of narrative, the book suggests a model for pastoral counseling using Scripture to explore and release human possibilities. Detailed case studies are presented to depict the way the Bible can be used with counselees. Particular attention is given to pastoral counseling with individuals, marital couples, and families who bring to pastoral counseling a history of employing Scripture to bring order and meaning to their lives. Often, however, the biblical story seems to be secondary in their lives, and a more dominant and unhealthy story is primary. The method of using Scripture suggested in the book illuminates how the Bible story challenges and transforms unhealthy dominant stories that people bring to counseling. The model is presented in stages that cover the beginning, the middle, and the ending phases of pastoral counseling. The stages of the model include attending to the presenting problem, giving attention to the personal, marital, and family myths that dominate the lives of the counselees, mapping the negative influence of these myths, ascertaining a preferred story that counselees want to enact, setting therapeutic goals, and using Scripture to re-author and edit the negative mythology. Bookseller Inventory # APC9780687002511

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 15.92
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Wimberly, Edward P. Author
Published by Abingdon Press, United States (1994)
ISBN 10: 0687002516 ISBN 13: 9780687002511
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Abingdon Press, United States, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 226 x 150 mm. Language: English Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.At a time when there is concern within the church to draw on its historic resources for use in the transformation of persons, this book presents a model for the use of Scripture in pastoral counseling. Drawing on narrative biblical criticism and the psychology of narrative, the book suggests a model for pastoral counseling using Scripture to explore and release human possibilities. Detailed case studies are presented to depict the way the Bible can be used with counselees. Particular attention is given to pastoral counseling with individuals, marital couples, and families who bring to pastoral counseling a history of employing Scripture to bring order and meaning to their lives. Often, however, the biblical story seems to be secondary in their lives, and a more dominant and unhealthy story is primary. The method of using Scripture suggested in the book illuminates how the Bible story challenges and transforms unhealthy dominant stories that people bring to counseling. The model is presented in stages that cover the beginning, the middle, and the ending phases of pastoral counseling. The stages of the model include attending to the presenting problem, giving attention to the personal, marital, and family myths that dominate the lives of the counselees, mapping the negative influence of these myths, ascertaining a preferred story that counselees want to enact, setting therapeutic goals, and using Scripture to re-author and edit the negative mythology. Bookseller Inventory # APC9780687002511

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.13
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Wimberly, Edward P. Author
Published by Abingdon Press (1994)
ISBN 10: 0687002516 ISBN 13: 9780687002511
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Book Deals
(Richmond Hill, ON, Canada)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Abingdon Press, 1994. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Presents a model for using Scripture to explore and release human potential. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0687002516

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 23.50
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Wimberly, Edward P. Author
Published by Abingdon Press
ISBN 10: 0687002516 ISBN 13: 9780687002511
New Paperback Quantity Available: 20
Seller
BuySomeBooks
(Las Vegas, NV, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Abingdon Press. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Paperback. 135 pages. Dimensions: 9.0in. x 6.0in. x 0.4in.At a time when there is concern within the church to draw on its historic resources for use in the transformation of persons, this book presents a model for the use of Scripture in pastoral counseling. Drawing on narrative biblical criticism and the psychology of narrative, the book suggests a model for pastoral counseling using Scripture to explore and release human possibilities. Detailed case studies are presented to depict the way the Bible can be used with counselees. Particular attention is given to pastoral counseling with individuals, marital couples, and families who bring to pastoral counseling a history of employing Scripture to bring order and meaning to their lives. Often, however, the biblical story seems to be secondary in their lives, and a more dominant and unhealthy story is primary. The method of using Scripture suggested in the book illuminates how the Bible story challenges and transforms unhealthy dominant stories that people bring to counseling. The model is presented in stages that cover the beginning, the middle, and the ending phases of pastoral counseling. The stages of the model include attending to the presenting problem, giving attention to the personal, marital, and family myths that dominate the lives of the counselees, mapping the negative influence of these myths, ascertaining a preferred story that counselees want to enact, setting therapeutic goals, and using Scripture to re-author and edit the negative mythology. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 9780687002511

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 19.57
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Wimberly, Edward P. Author
ISBN 10: 0687002516 ISBN 13: 9780687002511
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97806870025111.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 20.65
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Wimberly, Edward P. Author
Published by Abingdon Press (1994)
ISBN 10: 0687002516 ISBN 13: 9780687002511
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Abingdon Press, 1994. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Delivered from our UK warehouse in 3 to 5 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IQ-9780687002511

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.56
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 13.93
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Wimberly, Edward P. Author
Published by Abingdon Press
ISBN 10: 0687002516 ISBN 13: 9780687002511
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Russell Books
(Victoria, BC, Canada)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Abingdon Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0687002516 Special order direct from the distributor. Bookseller Inventory # ING9780687002511

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 18.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.00
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Wimberly, Edward P. Author
Published by Abingdon Press (1994)
ISBN 10: 0687002516 ISBN 13: 9780687002511
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
ExtremelyReliable
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Abingdon Press, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0687002516

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 22.33
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Wimberly, Edward P. Author
Published by Abingdon Press (1994)
ISBN 10: 0687002516 ISBN 13: 9780687002511
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Abingdon Press, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 9.00x6.00x0.50 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # x-0687002516

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 19.89
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.29
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book