As believers engaging in the culture, how do we offer the love of God and wise counsel to our friends, neighbors and family members who come to us for help, hope and direction, especially regarding mental health issues. Ed Stetzer talks with Institute for Compassionate Care Executive Director Jennifer Cisney Ellers from the Rise Up World Conference about how to point our friends to the knowledge that Christ came to set us free.
Jennifer Cisney Ellers is a professional counselor, life coach, mediator, trainer and author. She speaks extensively and provides training, counseling and coaching in the field of grief, crisis and trauma through the Institute for Compassionate Care. Jennifer serves as faculty for the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation. In addition, she serves as Director of the Grief, Crisis and Disaster Network of the American Association of Christian Counselors and Clinical Director for the Crisis Response Team of the United States Concealed Carry Association. Jennifer is co-author of: The First 48 Hours: Spiritual Caregivers as First Responders.
Tim Clinton is the President of the American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC), the largest and most diverse Christian counseling association in the world. Tim also serves as the Executive Director of the James Dobson Family Institute and recurring co-host of “Dr. James Dobson’s Family Talk”. Tim is founder of Light University—a global leader in mental health continuing education. He is founder of the biennial AACC World Conference at the Opryland Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee.
Ed Stetzer wears a lot of hats—author, speaker, researcher, pastor, church planter—as he helps Christians learn to share Christ. Ed has earned two master’s degrees and two doctorates, and has written or co-written a dozen books and hundreds of articles. Now he ministers as interim pastor of The Moody Church, teaches at Wheaton College, and serves as executive director of the Billy Graham Center and a regional director of Lausanne North America. Ed and his wife, Donna, have been married more than 25 years and have three daughters.
Ed Stetzer Live helps you live out the truth of the gospel in a rapidly changing world. Drawing on years of research and ministry experience, Ed leads special guests and caller interaction in an engaging discussion of today’s cultural trends. Discover new ways to show and share the love of Jesus to a broken and hurting world. Airs Saturdays from 11 a.m. to noon CT on Moody Radio.