The Author

David Powlison (1949–2019) served as the executive director of the CCEF, senior editor of the Journal of Biblical Counseling, and as a Council member of The Gospel Coalition (2010-2019). David wrote extensively on biblical counseling and on the relationship between faith and psychology and his books include Seeing with New EyesSpeaking Truth in Love, The Biblical Counseling Movement: History and Context, and Good and AngryHe earned degrees at the University of Pennsylvania (PhD) and at Westminster Theological Seminary (MDiv). David and his wife, Nan, have three children.

David’s Books

How to Care for Someone Battling Anxiety and Depression

Paul Tripp and David Powlison discuss the need for humility and patience when walking alongside someone who is anxious or depressed.

Play the Long Game of Sanctification

The key to sanctification is the direction you’re heading,

Stop Having Quiet Times

When you talk aloud you express the reality that

Brother, Where Is Your Identity?

Every core aspect of a man’s identity expresses some