III. The Framework or Ideal Setting of Pastoral Counseling
IV. The Goals of Pastoral Counseling
V. A Suggested Method to be Employed in Pastoral Counseling
Introduction: This method follows the model of a “Physician of Souls.”
B. Setting the tone
D. Treatment prescribed
Unit II: The Presuppositional Framework for Pastoral Counseling
1. All counseling has a Presuppositional Framework
1 Cor. 11:14
2. The Presuppositional Framework, both of the pastor and the one counseled, is constantly and powerfully active in all counseling.
I. The Presuppositions As They Relate to the COUNSELOR
With the consciousness of this identity, two things should mark our interaction with our people when we are engaged in pastoral counseling:
B. We must possess a consciousness of our identity as MEN who are still SINNERS.