More and more people are learning how dangerous a narcissistic personality disorder can be. It isn’t about being selfish or self-centered, it’s about control, manipulation, lying, and abuse. How do you recognize this dangerous personality in someone you live with? How should the Church respond? Is there a “cure”? We open the phone lines this hour to take your questions on the rising tide of narcissism and the trauma it causes.
Imagine each member of your congregation devoted to prayer! Our guest will share how the early Christians took the Good News to the world. Join us to learn how to share the Gospel beyond the four walls of the Church and discover how to pray for Great Commission church members.
Laurel is a Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor, a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with the state of Florida. She provides counseling services for individuals, couples, and families. She combines Biblical Truth with the Truths in the fields of Mental Health Counseling and Marriage and Family Therapy to help heal individuals and their relationships.
Thom Rainer is the Founder and CEO of Church Answers. With nearly 40 years of ministry experience, Rainer has spent a lifetime committed to the growth and health of the local church and her leaders. Prior to founding Church Answers, Thom served as president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources. Before coming to LifeWay, he served at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary for twelve years where he was the founding dean of the Billy Graham School of Missions and Evangelism. He is a 1977 graduate of the University of Alabama and earned his Master of Divinity and Ph.D. degrees from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. In addition to speaking in hundreds of venues over the past 20 years, Thom led Rainer Group, a church and denominational consulting firm, from 1990 to 2005. The firm provided church health insights to over 500 churches and other organizations over that period. Thom is the author of more than two dozen books.