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Lutheran Counseling Services is an outreach of the Lutheran community called to provide quality professional care for persons/family/community through confidential pastoral counseling and consultation. We respect each person’s dignity and worth as a child of God, and share God’s abundant grace as manifested through the love of us by Jesus Christ.
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BY Mary Jo Hoard, MSW, ACSW,LCSW, QCSW It’s no secret that children thrive when they are exposed to adults who love them unconditionally. A child’s emotional health and perception of general well-being are tied to the way parents express love, affection and acceptance. Beginning as early as in-utero the baby somehow receives signals of security read on →
“He makes me like a deer that does not stumble; he helps me stand on the steep mountains.” Psalm 18:33 There are certain things you can learn only by doing them. I read recently that no amount of explanation of geological formations can prepare a young deer or goat for getting up to the apex read on →
I found a resource recently that provides thoughtful reflections as I read through the entire Bible this year. The subject today was name changes: Abram to Abraham, Sarai to Sarah, Jacob to Israel, Simon to Peter. I’ve struggled with my name at times – Roy Richard to R. Richard (I don’t really like Roy)… Rick, read on →