Christian Counseling in Jacksonville, Florida

How Can I Help You Survey

At Life Renewal Inc, we want to help you. Please take our brief survey, and give us your input on what you would like me to teach about in my next free webinar. Thank You, Dr. Michele Click Here Now

Continue Reading

Do You Think Like a Victim or an Overcomer?

We all experience events in our lives where we are the victim. Things happen to us that are beyond our control. You can be stopped at a stoplight, obeying all traffic laws, and still be the victim of an accident because of someone else’s choices. There are many other things that we have no control […]

Continue Reading

Self-Image and the Four Windowpanes

There are many perspectives for how we are viewed as individuals: our personal perception, other people’s opinions, and God’s perspective. The only perspective that is complete and accurate is God’s. To understand the various perspectives we will consider a popular tool used to explain processes of communication, the “Johari Window.” It describes four windowpanes that […]

Continue Reading

Ten Things To Remember: Abuse And Rejection In The Christian Church Part Ten

As we wrap up our series on “Abuse and Rejection from the Christian Church,” I’d like to leave you with ten things to remember. Feel free to print this list and keep it where you can see it. Where we place our focus, attention, thoughts, and behaviors will produce a great harvest for us. The […]

Continue Reading

Biblical Examples Of Overcomers: Abuse And Rejection In The Christian Church Part Nine

In earlier teachings on rejection the five keys to healing from abuse and rejection. The Five Keys to healing from rejection are: 1. Focus on God’s character and identity 2. Focus on God’s intentions 3. Focus on who we are in Him 4. Focus on the solution and not the problem 5. Focus on our […]

Continue Reading

Your Response And Responsibilities in Him: Abuse And Rejection In The Christian Church Part Eight

In previous blogs we discussed the first four of the five keys to healing from abuse and rejection. Those first 4 keys are: 1. Focus on God’s character and identity 2. Focus on God’s intentions 3. Focus on who we are in Him 4. Focus on the solution and not the problem  Now it’s time […]

Continue Reading

Healing By Focusing On The Solution And Not The Problem: Abuse And Rejection In The Christian Church Part Seven

In our previous two blogs we discussed the first 3 keys to healing from abuse and rejection in the Christian church. Those keys are: 1. Focus on God’s character and identity 2. Focus on God’s intentions 3. Focus on who you are in Jesus The first two keys are about fixing our eyes on the […]

Continue Reading

Focus On Who You Are in Jesus: Abuse And Rejection In The Christian Church Part Six

There are five keys that help you heal from abuse and rejection. Last week we discussed the first two. (Click here to read last week’s blog http://www.drmichele.org/healing-focusing-gods-character-identity-intentions-abuse-rejection-church-part-five/ ) Focus on God’s character and identity Focus on God’s intentions Those keys are all about focusing on who God is. This next key is about who you […]

Continue Reading

Healing By Focusing On God’s Character, Identity, And Intentions: Abuse And Rejection From The Church Part Five

So how do we overcome rejection, or any obstacle, without being corrupted in our hope, faith, expectations, core beliefs, or behaviors? The keys to overcoming any obstacle in our lives are found in the Bible, God’s life manual, and the provisions and tools that it teaches us. The Bible clearly teaches that what we think […]

Continue Reading

Living Like Jesus: Abuse And Rejection In The Christian Church Part Four

By studying the Bible, we can learn tools to overcome every obstacle including rejection. We can discover keys to overcoming rejection that point us to the “How To” walk through these experiences. Jesus was hardly a stranger to rejection, yet we see His perfect response to the messages of rejection. He was not moved in […]

Continue Reading