The Lay Counseling Ministry at First Baptist Church of Lodi exists to
meet the spiritual and emotional needs of the people in our
congregation and in the Greater Lodi Area, and to fulfill our call to “bear one another’s burdens” and to “love one another as Christ loves us”
*FBC Lay Counseling functions on a voluntary
basis, and should not be considered
a professional counseling service.
Our Lay Counseling Team consists of men and women of a wide range of ages. Each counselor has completed intense training with Dr. Cindi Telander, a licensed Clinical Psychologist, specializing in the training and equipping of lay counselors. Our counselors are trained in listening, clarifying,
and assisting in goal setting, while offering a biblical approach to counseling and caring., all in a strictly confidential manner.
Our counselors are unpaid and volunteer
in this ministry service. The Lay Counseling
Ministry is under the staff leadership
of Pastor Glen Barnes.
The Lay Counseling program aims to provide:
Counseling is by appointment only.
Please call (209) 224-4917
to speak with our Counseling Coordinator about setting up an appointment.
Call the same number to cancel or change an appointment.