Charles W. Dickens

Dr. Chip Dickens earned his Bachelors of Science from Texas Wesleyan, before earning both his Master of Arts and PhD from SMU, in 1993 & 1995 respectively. Prior to joining the faculty, Dr. Dickens served as associate pastor in the areas of pastoral care and counseling. He also served on the faculty of Biola University and taught seminary and graduate-level courses internationally in Austria, Hong Kong, and Sri Lanka. Dr. Dickens is professionally active in the American Association of Christian Counselors and acts as a contributing editor for the Journal of Psychology and Theology. He is married to Rebecca and they have two children: Joshua and Jillian.

Spiritual Life
Dec 11, 2019
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The Core of Our Most Meaningful Relationships Dr. Chip Dickens, department chair and professor of Biblical Counseling, encourages listeners to love others, especially in this season, with a covenant, intimate, and forgiving...
Arts & Media
Oct 14, 2014
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Review of Heaven is for Real In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock, Dr. Tim Basselin and Dr. Chip Dickens discuss movies and the family, focusing on Heaven is for Real. Note: This episode contains spoilers.
Arts & Media
Oct 7, 2014
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Review of Saving Mr. Banks In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock, Dr. Tim Basselin and Dr. Chip Dickens discuss movies and the family, focusing on Saving Mr. Banks.
Sexuality
Aug 13, 2013
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How Do I Talk to My Teen About Sex? Dr. Darrell Bock, Dr. Gary Barnes, Dr. Chip Dickens and Debby Wade, MFT, discuss sexuality and the family, focusing on advice to Christian parents of teenagers and adult children...
Sexuality
Aug 6, 2013
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Raising Children in a Sex-Saturated Society Dr. Darrell Bock, Dr. Gary Barnes, Dr. Chip Dickens and Debby Wade discuss sexuality and the family, focusing on advice to Christian parents raising children in a sex-saturated...
Bible
Aug 3, 2011
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God's Interruptions Dr. Chip Dickens, Department Chair and Associate Professor of Biblical Counseling, offers his personal testimony as an example of how God clearly pursues people.
Bible
Feb 14, 2006
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How Now Shall We Love? Dr. Charles Dickens, chair of the Biblical Counseling department, shares with us an examination of the distinctiveness of Christian love and challenge to transform our...