“What Mask Do You Wear?”

It took many years for me to realize that I (Jerry) operated out of my unmet needs, which shaped many of my actions. I was what many would consider a “nice guy.” But in reality, my heart wasn’t so nice. Because of some core love deficits that only became known to me in my middle […]

What Our Editor Is Saying About “Loving God, Loving Myself”

Here Is What Our Editor Bob Hartig Recently Posted on Facebook Ta-da! My friends, Jerry and Denise Basel’s new book, in time for Christmas. It’s an encouraging, honest,and insightful traveling companion written by two veteran Christian counselors. The Basels are a sweet, gracious, and savvy couple, and it is an honor to serve them as their editor. […]

Part 4 of 4: “Podcast with Jerry and Denise on R.E.A.L. Love Radio”

Over the last few weeks we sent out Parts 1, 2 and 3 of a podcast that we recorded in June with Jay Mayo from R.E.A.L. Love Radio. The overall focus of this four-part discussion is the importance of loving ourselves the way God does. In part 1 of 4, we discussed what led us to write a book on […]

Part 3: “Podcast with Jerry and Denise on R.E.A.L. Love Radio”

Over the last couple of weeks we sent out Part 1 and 2 of a podcast that we recorded last month with Jay Mayo from R.E.A.L. Love Radio.  The overall focus of this four-part discussion is the importance of loving ourselves the way God does. In part 1 of 4, we discussed what led us to write […]

Part 2: “Podcast with Jerry and Denise on R.E.A.L. Love Radio”

Last week we sent out Part 1 of a podcast that we recorded last month with Jay Mayo from R.E.A.L. Love Radio.  The overall focus of this four-part discussion is the importance of loving ourselves the way God does. In part 1 of 4, we discussed what led us to write a book on loving ourselves the way […]

“Podcast with Jerry and Denise on R.E.A.L. Love Radio (PART 1)”

Last month we recorded a podcast with Jay Mayo from R.E.A.L. Love Radio and it is now available online.  The overall focus of this discussion is the importance of loving ourselves the way God does. In part 1 of 4, we discuss what led us to write a book on loving ourselves the way God loves us.  (Click […]

“Counseling Intensives With Jerry And Denise Basel”

Some of you who have read our book may not be aware that although we are authors, we function primarily as a husband and wife Christian counseling team. We have been serving in this role since starting The Father’s Heart Ministry in 1995. Since 2006, we have been providing 2, 3 and 5-day counseling intensive […]

Frank Viola Interviews Us On “The Missing Commandment: Love Yourself”

Frank Viola, who is a best-selling author, A-list blogger, writer, podcaster, and consultant to authors and writers, recently interviewed us regarding our book, The Missing Commandment:  Love Yourself.  In case you haven’t heard of Frank, he has written over 20 books, including his most recent one, co-authored with Mary DeMuth, entitled, The Day I Met Jesus: The […]