“Healing Captive Hearts – A Special Invitation”

Together, we have a great opportunity to help some very special women find healing for their broken and captive hearts. Let us explain . . . Captive Hearts (www.captivehearts.org) is an outreach ministry in California for women who have been released from jail or prison and are given follow-up care, guidance and loving support. The staff teach […]

“Would You Help Us Heal Captive Hearts?”

Together, we have a great opportunity to help some very special women find healing for their broken and captive hearts. Let us explain . . . Captive Hearts (www.captivehearts.org) is an outreach ministry in California for women who have been released from jail or prison and are given follow-up care, guidance and loving support. The staff teach […]

“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. […]

Pre-Release Purchase of Our New Book, “Loving God, Loving Myself”

“Loving God, Loving Myself — Pre-Release Buy Now! We are very excited to announce the upcoming release of our new book, Loving God, Loving Myself–Finding the Heart of the Father in Our Daily Lives.  After reading and working through our initial book, The Missing Commandment: Love Yourself—How Loving Yourself the Way God Does Can Bring Healing and Freedom […]

“Can We Ask You A Question?”

It’s that time of year again when the seasons shift from the play of summer to the colors of fall. Along with kids in school, leaves changing, and football season, there are many other things that gear up in the fall. This includes adult study clubs, groups, and classes, which begin in homes, churches, offices, […]

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 […]