We can’t live our lives without things happening that cause anxiety. Murray Bowen taught that when tension enters the picture, a two person relationship is inherently unstable.
It doesn’t matter whether
Even when we live apart from others, we are strongly influenced by human systems of all kinds including systems in our families, workplaces, congregations, social organizations, political organizations, neighborhoods, societal
When congregations are having problems they often turn to denominational headquarters for assistance. Often this is very helpful.
“Behind the Red Door” by L. Allen Brewer courtesy of Flicker Creative Commons
Just as families sometimes need a counselor, so do congregations.
A counselor is a trained professional from outside the congregation who guides leaders and members of a congregational community in gaining