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Dr. Nicolas Ellen

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Professor

B.B.A., University of Houston
M.A.C.E., Dallas Theological Seminary
M.A.B.C., The Master’s College
D.Min., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (Biblical Counseling)

Bio

Nicolas A. Ellen is the Senior Pastor of Community of Faith Bible Church and an instructor at CBS. He has served in full-time ministry as a Christian Education Director, Associate Pastor, Assistant Pastor and Senior Pastor for the past 18 years in the Houston, Texas area.

Pastor Ellen has also developed a biblical counseling training center called Expository Counseling Center LLC. He received his B.A. in Business Administration from the University of Houston, Houston, Texas, his M.A. in Christian Education from Dallas Theological Seminary, Dallas, Texas , his M.A. in Biblical Counseling from The Masters College, Santa Clarita, California and a Doctorate of Ministry in Biblical Counseling from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. Pastor Ellen is a certified Biblical Counselor with the National Association of Nouthetic Counselors and a senior member of the Biblical Counseling Framework Association. He and his wife Venessa have two children, Venezia and Lindsey.  

Publications

Basic Training: Biblical Framework Counseling (Houston, TX: Expository Counseling Center, 2008) 

Biblical Counseling Practicum (Houston, TX: Expository Counseling Center, 2009) 

Coming to Know and Walk With God (Houston, TX: Expository Counseling Center, 2007) 

Common Issues We Face in Life (Houston, TX: Expository Counseling Center, 2009) 

Dynamics of Biblical Counseling (Houston, TX: Expository Counseling Center, 2009

Every Christian a Counselor (Houston, TX: Expository Counseling Center, 2010)

Happy Even After (Houston, TX: Expository Counseling Center, 2007) 

Pursuing Godliness Through Disciplines of the Christian Faith (Houston, TX: Dare 2 Dream Books, 2009

So You want to Get Married (Houston, TX: Expository Counseling Center, 2008) 

Theological Building Blocks for Biblical Counseling (Houston, TX: Expository Counseling Center, 2011) 

Understanding and Developing a Biblical View of Life (Houston, TX: Expository Counseling Center, 2008) 

With All Your Heart? (Houston, TX: Expository Counseling Center, 2008)