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Providing training in Biblical counselling & pastoral care
For Christ-centred heart-change
Through the local church
For our continent

What We Offer

A broad range of training, catering to a range of needs, purposes, and academic rigour.

Training for individuals, churches and ministries in the foundation, principles and practice of biblical counselling.

Our training comes in a variety of forms and formats:

  • providing guest speakers at local South African events; providing seminars, conferences and short-term courses where available;
  • providing online courses available across Africa, equipping pastors, lay leaders and biblical counsellors to serve in their local church and ministry contexts.

What We Believe

BC Africa subscribes to the Doctrinal and Confessional Statements of the Biblical Counselling Coalition

Upcoming Courses and Events


Called to Counsel: Biblical Counselling & Trauma

Understanding and Responding to Trauma Part 1 & 2

An Interactive Day of Equipping

Day 1: R250
Day 2: R250
Day 1 & 2: R400 (discounted)

Thursday 1st August AND Tuesday 6th August 2024

08:30 - 16:00

Christ Church Midrand, Small Hall (next to the Mohau Counselling Centre)

(Lunch will be provided)

God’s Word speaks to all of life - including our embodied experiences.

Join us as we consider the Bible’s perspective on TRAUMA - and what that means when providing pastoral care to others.

Video content with interactive discussion will aim to equip you to wisely connect the riches of God’s Word to the complex realities of our lives.

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Equipped to Counsel & Train the Trainer

Course Fee & Registration

Full Fee R1,820 but early bird and certain other BCA discounts may apply.

Register through BCA if:

  • You are taking the course for the first time or want a refresher (8th to 18th July) AND you want to be part of the Train the Trainer course (22nd-24th July)
  • You have done the whole of Equipped to Counsel either with Greg Cook or one of our BCA trainers and would like to do the Train the Trainer part of the course (22nd-24th July).

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Comfort of God in Grief: Grief CARE

3rd Term 2024

15th July to 9th September

Monday nights from 7pm - 9:15pm

Facilitator: Jane Kratz

Gracefields Church (111 Nelson Rd, Fish Hoek)

Cost: R390 per person

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The law of the Lord is perfect, reviving the soul; the testimony of the Lord is sure, making wise the simple; the precepts of the Lord are right, rejoicing the heart; the commandment of the Lord is pure, enlightening the eyes; the fear of the Lord is clean, enduring forever; the rules of the Lord are true, and righteous altogether.

– Psalm 19: 7-9

There is therefore now no condemnation for those
who are in Christ Jesus.

– Romans 8:1

Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him, rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving.

– Colossians 2:6-7

And we urge you, brothers, admonish the idle, encourage the fainthearted, help the weak,
be patient with them all.

– 1 Thessalonians 5:14

The purpose in a man’s heart is like deep water, but a man of understanding will draw it out.

– Proverbs 20:5



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Biblical Counselling Africa Banking Details

Account Type: CURRENT
Account number: 10 16 363 937 8
Branch code: 051001

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