Heart Issues

The Wall Is Broken Down: Homosexuality and the Church

By Ab Abercrombie | June 21, 2013 | 3 Comments

The Church of the Lord Jesus Christ is in crisis and the enemy is gaining force. The biblical foundation of our faith has been ruptured by a secular assault, the likes of which, we have not seen. And while victory is assured and even the “gates of Hades” will not overpower Christ’s Church (Matt 16:18); … Read More

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A Bitter Heart: The Newest Psychiatric Disorder

By Ab Abercrombie | June 12, 2013 | 2 Comments

The American Psychiatric Association (APA) has once again provided explanation and relief for the ailing psyche. In the newest edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (Volume V) the APA has introduced a new psychiatric diagnosis sure to bring justification and absolution to everyone who feels he/she has been unfairly wronged: Post-traumatic Embitterment Disorder … Read More

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Love Her Into Submission…

By Ab Abercrombie | May 22, 2013 | 1 Comment

Dr. Ab Abercrombie   Christian men everywhere unite! It is time to help our wives toward biblical obedience once and for all! Women everywhere should answer their scriptural mandate: Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as to the Lord (Eph 5:22). I know you have done everything to get these “weaker vessels” (1 Pet 3:7) … Read More

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The Homosexual Gospel: According to Rob Bell

By Ab Abercrombie | May 6, 2013 | 1 Comment

Dr. Ab Abercrombie I think Rob Bell has been eating some bad fruit. As a self-proclaimed spokesman for God and the Christian faith, Bell bears evidence of poor nutrition that has defiled his heart and mind. As Christians we all must be discerning of where we acquire our spiritual food. When God created the Garden … Read More

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Suicide In The Church Part II: Why Do We Believe What We Believe…

By Ab Abercrombie | April 12, 2013 | 3 Comments

Dr. Ab Abercrombie My first article on suicide in the Church entitled, “A Biblical Response To Mental Illness and Suicide In The Church: What Should We Conclude…” garnered a lot of attention and I am grateful for your response and comments. To say that this is a controversial issue is a great understatement, as readers … Read More

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A Biblical Response to Mental Illness and Suicide: What Should We Conclude…

By Ab Abercrombie | April 9, 2013 | 38 Comments

Dr. Ab Abercrombie Practically everyone in the Christian community has been affected by the suicide of Rick Warren’s son Matthew. The Body grieves with this influential pastor and his family as they face the unfathomable process of coping with this unimaginable loss. Matthew’s death has also prompted the Church to examine our views on mental … Read More

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False gods and the Sacrifice of Children

By Ab Abercrombie | April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Dr. Ab Abercrombie  After receiving God’s magnificent grace and abundant supply throughout the generations, the Jewish nation was quick to forget and ultimately reject the God of their salvation. Frequently following God’s rescue and provision, His people would attach themselves to foreign nations for support and protection. In doing so Israel would adopt the traditions, culture, … Read More

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Biblical Sleight of Hand: The Homosexual Lie

By Ab Abercrombie | March 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Dr. Ab Abercrombie  A powerful political voice has developed within the ranks of an extremely small minority of citizens.  The homosexuals, bisexuals, and transgendered persons have proven to be a force to be reckoned with.  Representing perhaps one to two percent of the population, this group of vocal and determined advocates have found great influence … Read More

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An Empowered Life

By Ab Abercrombie | March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Dr. Ab Abercrombie  The biblical counselor often meets with individuals and families who feel “powerless.” In their horizontal orientation, they look about frantically for stability through people and life circumstances that fail answer their most basic need. Too frequently the counseling approach taken unwittingly perpetuates this process by addressing these external influences first, instead of … Read More

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Circumstantial Spirituality

By Ab Abercrombie | March 11, 2013 | 5 Comments

By W.P. “Ab” Abercrombie, Ph.D. Recently I have noticed a trend in my counseling ministry I refer to as; “circumstantial spirituality.” In other words, many counselees become very spiritual at the time their sins are uncovered, only to return to the secular life when the crisis has passed. These are individuals who seek support because … Read More

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