We continue our series entitled, God at Work. This message will focus on the vocational calling of a forensic psychologist.
"My job essentially consists of identifying neuro-cognitive impairment (i.e., impaired concentration, memory, speech/language, decision-making) associated with brain pathology and predictive of disability. In other words, 99% of the time I have bad news and the only good news would be if an individual is less impaired than he/she thought, but still impaired."
Dr. A. M. Maclean, Forensic Psychologist
"This is what the LORD says: “Your wound is incurable, your injury beyond healing. There is no one to plead your cause, no remedy for your sore, no healing for you."
The prophet Jeremiah 30:12-13
“When [the Holy Spirit] comes, he’ll expose the error of the godless world’s view of sin, righteousness, and judgment: He’ll show them that their refusal to believe in me [Jesus] is their basic sin; that righteousness comes from above, where I am with the Father, out of their sight and control; that judgment takes place as the ruler of this godless world is brought to trial and convicted.
Jesus in John 16:8-11, The Message (MSG)
“For I know my transgressions, and my sin is always before me.”
Psalm 51:3, NIV
“But when he, the Spirit of truth, comes, he will guide you into all truth…”
Jesus in John 16:13, NIV
“If we live by the Spirit, let us also keep in step with the Spirit.”
Galatians 5:25, ESV
Pablo Picasso, Self Portrait, 1972