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Adams, Jay Edward

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Works: 410 works in 819 publications in 3 languages and 10,632 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks, manuals, etc  History 
Roles: Editor, Translator
Classifications: BV4012.2, 253.5
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The Christian counselor's manual by Jay E Adams ( Book )
46 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in English and Korean and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A classic in the field of Christian counseling, Competent to Counsel has helped thousands of pastors, students, laypersons, and Christian counselors develop both a general approach to Christian counseling and a specific response to particular problems. Using biblically directed discussion, nouthetic counseling works by means of the Holy Spirit to bring about change in the personality and behavior of the counselee. - Jacket
Marriage, divorce, and remarriage in the Bible by Jay E Adams ( Book )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
If the church is going to use the Bible to decide whether divorce is legitimate in certain cases and whether divorced couples have the right to remarry with the approval and blessing of God's people, then the Bible must be studied without prejudice toward a particular answer. The author examines the relevant passages in both the Old and New Testaments so that his readers can consider the many issues and interpretations that arise in trying to establish a consistently biblical position. As a result, readers can see more clearly and accept more firmly the truth of Scripture. The book succeeds at being exactly what the author wanted it to be: "a comprehensive, lucid, accurate study presented in a readable and practical style. . . ." It is a valuable resource for the pastor, counselor, church leader, and others who are struggling to understand and apply scriptural principles to the problems of divorce and remarriage
A theology of Christian counseling : more than redemption by Jay E Adams ( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shepherding God's flock : a preacher's handbook on pastoral ministry, counseling, and leadership by Jay E Adams ( Book )
17 editions published between 1974 and 1986 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shepherding Gods' Flock is both a textbook for students of pastoral ministry and a handbook for pastors. The book is divided into three parts. Pastoral life deals with the pastor, his calling, and the general care he provides the flock. Pastoral counseling provides an overview of the task and a general approach for pastoral counselors. Pastoral leadership offers a perspective on the ways the pastor can lead the church in its many tasks and responsibilities. In its three parts most of the tasks of a pastoral ministry are outlined, and a practical approach to those tasks is developed. - Back cover
The Christian counselor's casebook by Jay E Adams ( Book )
8 editions published between 1974 and 1986 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This companion volume to Competent to Counsel and The Christian Counselor's Manual is designed for the classroom, the study, or ministerial seminars. It is an excellent tool for any Christian counselor who is striving for a thoroughly scriptural approach in his counseling. A workbook based on actual counseling experiences, this compilation of cases represents the variety of problems encountered in the course of ordinary pastoral counseling. Jay E. Adams had three major purposes in view as he compiled The Christian Counselor's Casebook: (1) to provide practice in learning how to identify various sorts of problems according to biblical norms, (2) to provide practice in laying out biblical plans of action, and (3) to provide familiarity with a wide variety of representative types of problems that every counselor will sooner or later encounter. The Christian Counselor's Casebook is the tool that will assist those who have studied the counseling techniques explained in the earlier books of Jay E. Adams and now want to put into practice what they have learned. - Back cover
Christian living in the home by Jay E Adams ( Book )
3 editions published between 1972 and 1979 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book is intended to serve two fundamental purposes. First, I hope that individuals and families will use this book on their own. In the home it may be used to evaluate, discuss, and improve on various aspects of the Christian home. I trust that it will point the way to God's solutions to problems. Second, this volume has been designed especially as an aid to Christian counselors. It may be used in conjunction with the counseling of husbands and wives, parents and children, or single members of the family. In the counseling of families, chapters may be assigned for reading and discussion between counseling sessions. The assignments at the end of chapters should be completed before the next session. In the case of premarital counseling, counselors may find it useful to assign chapters 4 through 7. - Preface
The big umbrella : and other essays on Christian counseling by Jay E Adams ( Book )
12 editions published between 1972 and 1979 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solving marriage problems : biblical solutions for Christian counselors by Jay E Adams ( Book )
5 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lectures on counseling by Jay E Adams ( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jay Adams is well-known for his ministry of equipping Christians to counsel other believers who are in need. He has influenced thousands of pastoral and lay counselors through his many books on counseling, including his classic, Competent to Counsel. In this volume, five of Adams's key lectures on counseling have been brought together. In these lectures the reader will discover not only practical information about the counseling process itself but also a theological orientation to the task, a method for interpreting and applying scripture to counseling situations, and a critique of trends and assumptions that dominate counseling today. - Back cover
The Christian counselor's New Testament : a new translation in everyday English, with notations, marginal references, and supplemental helps by Jay E Adams ( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1994 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The use of the scriptures in counseling by Jay E Adams ( Book )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1982 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coping with counseling crises : first aid for Christian counselors by Jay E Adams ( Book )
5 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What about nouthetic counseling : a question and answer book with history, help and hope for the Christian counselor by Jay E Adams ( Book )
7 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pulpit speech by Jay E Adams ( Book )
12 editions published between 1971 and 1979 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Biblical view of self-esteem, self-love, self-image by Jay E Adams ( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Who am I? Why am I here? Where am I going? Familiar questions in our day and age. But has our search for answers led us too far in the wrong direction: away from our true position in Christ and toward a dangerous emphasis on self? The last 15 years have seen the rise of a powerful and influential movement within the church. Easily identified by labels such as "self-image," "self-esteem," "self-worth," and "self-love," this movement has one common denominator -- the emphasis on self. Regardless of religious persuasion, everyone seems to be fighting what they perceive to be a shared enemy : low self-esteem. Now well-known biblical counselor and noted author Jay Adams brings much-needed clarification to the area of self-esteem and offers the church and every believer a truly biblical view of self. - Back cover
How to help people change : the four-step Biblical process by Jay E Adams ( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book answers not only the question "How does a counselor help people change?" but also "How does scripture operate as the source of a counselor's method?" It is a book that has much to say about the ongoing discussion of the relationship between theology and psychology in the enterprise of Christian counseling. - Back cover
Handbook of church discipline by Jay E Adams ( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This is a handbook for pastors, elders, and all Christians who want to see how Scripture presents the process of discipline that should operate in the Christian community. It was written in response to the various concerns that threaten to tear apart marriages, families, friendships, and congregations--concerns that call for a biblical approach to discipline that can heal fractures, restore right relationship, and ensure the health of the church. Developed around the five corrective steps found especially in Matthew 18:15-17, this book helps church leaders deal with the sorts of problems that require the church's disciplinary response. Charting a course that combines discernment with appropriate action, this simple, readable handbook can have a profound effect on the community of believers."--Back cover
Ready to restore : the layman's guide to Christian counseling by Jay E Adams ( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here, at last, is a guide to Christian counseling written specifically for laymen. Dr. Adams wrote this book in response to hundreds of requests from Christian laymen and pastors. It provides help in a form that is both simple and nontechnical, yet biblical and comprehensive. Although Ready to Restore is simple and easy to use as a beginning textbook, unlike many simple books it is neither simplistic nor superficial. Its contents are the fruit of the author's arduous Bible study as well as his long and successful ministry of the Word in counseling. The chapters comprise a true picture of Christian counseling in a coherent and systematic way. This book can be used effectively for individual study, but the content, scope, format, and language have been especially designed for textbook use in Bible colleges, churches, Bible study groups, prayer meetings, or older youth groups. - Back cover
Back to the blackboard : design for a Biblical Christian school ; a book for parents, teachers, and administrators by Jay E Adams ( Book )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With curriculum in the courtroom and parents up in arms, education is in the forefront of discussion in much of America today. Here is a truly provocative book on what qualifies as Christian education. Dr. Adams focuses not only on the context of instruction, but also on the purpose and methods of learning in terms of spiritual growth and service. His innovative proposals regarding grading and the use of "ministering projects" will generate fresh thought and discussion among parents, teachers and administrators. - Back cover
Preaching with purpose : a comprehensive textbook on biblical preaching by Jay E Adams ( Book )
3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Adams, Džej 1929-
Adams, Jay
Adams, Jay 1929-
Adams, Jay E.
Adams, Jay E. 1929-
Adams, Jay E. (Jay Edward)
Adams, Jay E. (Jay Edward), 1929-
Adams, Jay Edward
Adams, Jay Edward, 1920-
Adams, Jay Edward 1929-
アダムズ, ジェイ・E
Languages
English (197)
Afrikaans (5)
Korean (3)
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