Clinebell & McKeever write, “. . . spiritual support can be crucial in enabling the renewal of purpose, direction, and a robust sense of mission. It can also help people find deeper meaning in the struggles in which they are engaging.”
--Basic Types of Pastoral Care & Counseling, 97.
1 Thessalonians 2:8 (HCSB) We cared so much for you that we were pleased to share with you not only the gospel of God but also our own lives, because you had become dear to us.