In order to accommodate those who cannot attend the live certificate program and trainings at LCBCC, we have made available all four courses online in this distance learning format. This training material is useful for both those people seeking answers in life, as well as those people seeking to learn how to more effectively disciple and counsel those in need. Our center and training is certified by the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC).
In 2003, in partnership with the Biblical Counseling Center in Arlington Heights, Illinois, the Lowcountry Biblical Counseling Center was birthed to help pastors and churches in the Charleston, The instructor, Tim Bryant, was a pastor for over ten years and can testify to the intense burden and responsibility pastors carry for the people of God. His formal counseling training is from the Master’s College (MABC) and us certified by the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors, as is the center, and the training. His philosophy of counseling and change has been influenced by counselors such as Dr David Powlison, Dr Stuart Scott, Dr Wayne Mack, and Dr Jay Adams.
LCBCC does not seek to replace the body of Christ, but seeks the body of Christ to replace LCBCC through training, certifying, and mentoring God's people to counsel one another biblically under the oversight of their local church (Rom 15:14; Col 3:16; Heb 10:24-25; Heb 3:12-13; 1Thes 5:14; Eph 4:15; Gal 6:1-2).