Counseling services are provided by Tim Teague, Ph.D.
is in his
eleventh year as Director.
educational background includes a M.Div. and his
doctorate with studies in counseling, New Testament and biblical ethics.
He has served two churches in counseling and family ministry for over 25 years-fourteen at Columbia Baptist and eleven at Truro.
works with all ages 5 and above.
Dr. Teague has taught college and seminary classes on evangelism, New Testament studies, counseling and spirituality, and pastoral care, and has served on the Allied Staff of Dominion Hospital and New Life Treatment Centers.
frequently leads classes and retreats on marriage and parenting enrichment for churches and pastors.
Some of his
areas of expertise include marital sex and premarital preparation and he
utilizes the premarital inventory Prepare and the personality assessment Taylor-Johnson Temperament Analysis.
also has written and trained many adults in the areas of Prevention of Adult Sexual Misconduct and the Prevention of Sexual Abuse.
Engaged Couple Seminars are offered three times each year-the first four Sundays of March and October, and in May/June.
The seminar is sixteen hours and is required for all who get married at Truro
Counseling services are provided as a ministry of the church by Dr. Teague
, but to help offset costs, fees are charged if you are able to pay.