Larry describes the fallen structure in every human being and how to disrupt the bad, sin, and affirm the good, trusting God.
Two ways to grasp the secret of contentment. 1) Our relationship with each other should substantially reflect the relationship we have with Christ. 2) Our conversations should not contradict the truth that we can do all things through Christ who gives us strength.
Character develops by shifting from being controlled by fear to being controlled by truth. Live your life in such a way that if God’s Word isn’t true, you will be destroyed. Only by trusting fully in the promises of God will the truth of God become a reality.
Larry begins this two part series with what character is not. Character is not based on how we perform. Nor is character based on how we feel about ourself. Character is a deep awareness of truth. Character is being controlled by truth.
Taken from a lecture, this talk by Dr. Crabb highlights what it means to be a Biblically-based counselor. It talks about homosexuality and how this affects relationship to a father and mother. It finishes by comparing the fallen structure of the world to a Godly one.