Heath B. Lambert

Associate Professor of Biblical Counseling

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Dr. Heath Lambert serves as Associate Professor of Biblical Counseling at Southern Seminary. In addition,  he serves as the Senior Pastor at First Baptist Church of Jacksonville, Florida. Dr. Lambert formerly served as the executive director of the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC), one of the largest biblical counseling organizations in the world, and is a founding council board member of the Biblical Counseling Coalition (BCC). Dr. Lambert is married to Lauren, and they have three children.


The Great Love of God: Encountering God’s Heart for a Hostile World (Zondervan, 2023)

A Theology of Biblical Counseling: The Doctrinal Foundations of Counseling Ministry (Zondervan Academic, 2016)

Transforming Homosexuality: What the Bible Says about Sexual Orientation and Change, Co-authored by Dennis R. Burk (P&R, 2015)

Finally Free: Fighting for Purity with the Power of Grace (Zondervan, 2013)

The Biblical Counseling Movement After Adams (Crossway, 2011)

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