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Monday July 18, 2016 at 7:00 PM PDT
Monday August 29, 2016 at 10:30 PM PDT

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Lighthouse Community Church
501 Van Ness Ave
Torrance, CA 90501

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BCDA Summer Advanced Class 2016 

Join us for our 2016 Summer Advanced Class!
This 7-week course is designed to equip men and women with basic biblical counselor training for more practical personal application of scripture and for more effective biblical counseling and discipleship ministries. The class will cover a wide variety of topics and is designed in an interactive format with class discussions of counseling cases, discipleship ministry situations, feedback and open Q&A sessions with leaders in the Biblical Counseling field. 

Class Schedule

7:00 – 7:30 PM Counseling Case Discussion*
7:30 – 8:20 PM Session 1: Teaching
8:40 – 9:30 PM Session 2: Teaching
9:30 – 10:00 PM Open Q & A
10:00 - 10:30 PM Counseling Case Discussion*

*Students may choose to attend either Counseling Case Discussion session as best accomodates their schedule.




Monday July 18

Scott Mehl

Biblical Counseling and Union with Christ


Scott Mehl

Building a Counseling Relationship

Monday July25

Kim Kira

Case Study: Stress and Counseling


Wayne Johnston

Theology and Counseling: TBD

Monday August 1

Nanci McMannis

The Tricky Side of Comfort (women)


Shelbi Cullen

Perfection (women)



To Be Announced (men)


Bill Shannon

Alcoholism, Sexual Deviancy (men)

Monday August 8

Stuart Scott

Importance of Thought Renewal


Stuart Scott

How to Renew Your Thoughts

Monday August 15

Aliza Hawkins

Fear and Control (women)


Aliza Hawkins

Sex (women)


Tim St. John

Infertility (men)


Wayne Johnston

God's Love and Authority (men)

Monday August 22

John Street

Dealing with Demonic Issues


John Street


Monday August 29

Ernie Baker         

Discipling and Mentoring Leaders


Ernie Baker         

Conflict Resolution and Mediation

Register Now! Scholarships Available!
Please contact us if you need finanical assistance in order to attend the Advanced Class