jeremy pierre

Jeremy Pierre
Associate Professor of Biblical Counseling; Chair, Department of Biblical Counseling and Family Ministry; Dean of Students

Dr. Pierre is author of The Dynamic Heart in Daily Life: Connecting Christ to Human Experience (New Growth Press, 2016) and co-author of The Pastor and Counseling (Crossway, 2015). He has contributed to various books, including Christ-Centered Biblical Counseling and Scripture and Counseling. His writing has been featured in Tabletalk Magazine, Baptist Press, and the Gospel Coalition. He currently serves as a pastor at Clifton Baptist Church and speaks at various engagements in the U.S. and overseas. He serves on the board of directors for the Biblical Counseling Coalition and is a certified member of the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors. He and his wife Sarah raise their five children in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Fear Being Liked

Being liked is the currency of our social relationships, seen in everything from the unspoken gravitation toward one person over another at a party to the digitized tokens of attention we exchange on social media.

How Pastors Can Cope With Anxiety And Fear

The Difference Between Preparedness And Fear

Community During Isolation Is Critical

8 things you need to know about counseling

Everyone is called to personal ministry of the Word. An essential element of every calling is to know people and to help them process their lives before the Lord. 

Seeing Yourself in a New Light

How to deal with addictions: Kill them

Addictions do not die in one decisive action. They die over a long period of time.

What are involuntary sins and how should we deal with them?

Our responses flow from somewhere — from the deeper realities of the hearts we’re stewards of. We are stewards of the deeper realities just as much as we are of the surface expressions.

Should a Christian Date or Marry a Non-Christian?

What the Bible Says About Leading Difficult People

Annoyance is not an attribute someone can possess; it’s a response we have.

Dealing with disappointment to the glory of God

Disappointment is a gauge of how a person perceives his life—what he believes about it and wants from it.

Can a true Christian have depression?

Christians need to recognize that this world is broken, but God is going to redeem it all.

Is it sinful to worry?

Can we control our anxiety? Is it sinful?

Am I an unbeliever or a backsliding Christian?

Assurance of salvation only comes through repentance over a long period of time.

Hidden Idols: Unseating the idol of performance

One of the major sins that I consistently encounter is what I would call a “performance identity” in academic pursuits.

What should you look for in a spouse?

What you’re attracted to is more influenced by the culture around you than you might realize.

How do I forgive someone who refuses to say sorry?

Honest Answers Book Giveaway 3

Is it possible to be totally free from lust?