Everyone in Your Church Can Experience the Joy of Financial Freedom There is a tremendous need for churches to educate and assist people with managing their resources in God-honoring ways. And that's what the Good $ense Counselor Training Workshop trains volunteers to do--provide free, biblically based, confidential financial counsel to individuals and families. Workshop participants receive extensive training in key areas, including the five stages of the counseling process, biblical financial principles, interpersonal skills, and the foundations of the Good $ense Ministry. You'll teach participants how to: Prepare for and conduct the first client meeting Develop listening skills that build a strong relationship with the client Help a client establish a balanced budget and debt reduction plan Provide wise counsel by applying biblical financial principles Help a client develop solid financial practices for a lifetime of good stewardship, and more When well trained Good $ense counselors use their God-given talents and abilities, your church can become a place where lives are transformed as individuals and families experience reduced anxiety, relational restoration, and the joy of financial freedom. Everything You Need Is Right Here! The Good $ense Counselor Training Workshop includes one each of the following: Leader's Guide Includes complete teaching text leader notes, teaching tips, and more Participant's Guide and Manual Provides step-by-step training outline as well as extensive reference tools 65-minute segmented video Includes inspiring testimonies and dramas that model counseling principles and techniques CD-ROM Feature an easy-to-use PowerPoint® presentation to enhance teaching points in each session. Also includes reproducible forms. Proven, comprehensive, and easy to teach! Works with any size group Can be presented as a one- or two-day workshopTowner, Dick is the author of 'Counselor Training Workshop for Leaders Equipping You to Help Others Transform Their Finances and Lives' with ISBN 9780744137316 and ISBN 0744137314.