Counselling and Complaining

Yesterday I noted this passage on murmuring / complaining:

I Corinthians 10:10-11

10 Neither murmur ye, as some of them also murmured, and were destroyed of the destroyer.
11 Now all these things happened unto them for ensamples: and they are written for our admonition, upon whom the ends of the world are come.

This example gives us a strong warning about a sin which God views very seriously.

So if murmuring / complaining is a really, really bad sin, one we should warn of rather than encourage, any “counselling” that encourages and permits this sin is not Biblical counselling, and is spiritually counter-productive.  Counselling is focused on Biblical solutions to problems, not a mere airing of grievances.


Principles of Biblical Counselling

Some Really, Really Bad Sins

Three Effects of Complaining

The Kind of Person You Are


About Jon Gleason

Former Pastor of Free Baptist Church of Glenrothes
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