You have a struggle in your life and you decide to go to a pastor or counselor. But when you leave that office, you’re carrying guilt and shame. On the next Chris Fabry Live, Dr. Natalie Ford and Dr. Richard Fowler will talk about grace-based counseling. It’s a model that stays true to the truth of Scripture but is also filled with compassion and mercy. Don’t miss the encouragement on Chris Fabry Live.
Richard Fowler, Ed.D., is the son of missionary parents and has served for over 40 years in a variety of capacities, including as pastor, licensed counselor, university professor of psychology and sociology, and head basketball coach. Rick is currently a member of the graduate faculty of psychology/professional counseling at Truett McConnell University. In addition, he has been a frequent speaker at numerous seminars and Bible conferences across America and overseas. He is the author of thirteen books and has been a featured guest on Focus on the Family and The 700 Club. Married for 52 years, he and his wife, Jen, have two children and eight grandchildren.
Natalie Ford (Ph.D., Liberty University) is Assistant Professor of Behavioral Sciences and Degree Counselor for the Masters in Counseling at the Leonhard Schiemer School of Psychology and Biblical Counseling at Truett McConnell University (TMU). Prior to serving at TMU, Dr. Ford served as the director of Catalyst Christian Learning Center and as a missionary with the North American Mission Board. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor and practices at a community counseling center. She wrote Tears to Joy: Finding Hope in the Presence of Bipolar Disorder and Suicide. She lives in the North Georgia Mountains with her husband, Jeff, and her daughter, Jorjanne.
Chris Fabry is the host of Chris Fabry Live, one hour of spiritual encouragement from his backyard radio fence. The program challenges listeners to think biblically about their spiritual journeys. Chris is also the author of the Christy Award-winning novel Dogwood, June Bug, ECPA Christian Book Award-winner (Fiction) Almost Heaven, Not in the Heart and Borders of the Heart. He and his family live near Tucson, Ariz.
Chris Fabry Live is designed to build up the spiritual immune system of the Christian men and woman. As you walk through the journey of faith called the Christian life, you meet new people, learn new things, laugh, cry and, most importantly, grow in your understanding of God.