Counseling and Wellness at Genesis Church exists to provide solid, biblical help to individuals, couples, and families through the use of Scripture and practical application of biblical principles. Our desire is to see people changed biblically and helped in their emotional, mental, and relational levels.


Pastor Bob Tome

Pastor Bob Tome is a Certified Life Coach and Board Certified Pastoral Counselor. Checkout his webpage for mentoring resources. At, our goal is to help you become the best mentor possible. Whether you are a counselor, coach or mentor, we have resources to help you increase your "toolbox."

office hours:

Monday - Thursday 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM & 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

PERSONAL counseling

I'm just looking for someone to talk to. We have trained counselors who would love to meet up with you and talk. Fill out our counseling application below and one of our counselors will be in contact with you on your next steps.

COUPLES counseling

My wife/husband and I need some counseling. Whether it be pre-marital counseling or if you want some help working through any issues, our trained counselors would love to sit down with you. Fill out our counseling application below and one of our counselors will be in contact with you on your next steps.

Not sure which is best for you? Email us and ask! We would love to help you find the section that will best meet your needs.


Group counseling

Group counseling

Group sessions:


Sundays, October 14 - February 24 | 9:00 AM | Room 500
This course is designed to help prepare you for our Counseling Ministry or to learn principles to use in your sphere of influence.



Divorce Care

*Private counseling and group sessions are available


You will find support and valuable insight, as well as counsel, through a video series featuring experts, counselors, pastors, and personal testimonies of those who understand what you are experiencing.  Most importantly, you'll learn how to deal with the pain of the past and look forward to rebuilding your life.





Have you ever heard the saying, “"You can't change other people; you can only change yourself?" The truth can hurt, but it has the power to set you free. So if you’re ready to move forward in your walk with God and start a new chapter, Life Transformation might be for you. Life Transformation is a 9-week discipleship course that teaches self-evaluation through God’s Word. Through classroom learning, discussion and homework you will learn how to challenge and change what’s most important, the content of your heart. As you embrace this journey, God will transform your heart and your life. Your upfront investment of 11 weeks will have dividends the rest of your life.





This 20 week introductory course is designed for those who believe God is leading them to counsel at Grace. God cares deeply for people. This course is designed to prepare you to counsel others from a Biblical/ clinical model to disciple people in their spiritual wellness. As you take this course, you will have homework to complete and the opportunity to gain first-hand experience, sitting with a trained counselor and clients. Classes will begin September 9th 2018 through February 3rd.


A four week course designed to help those who mentor individuals or facilitate a Life Group. In these sessions you will learn the Biblical basis for mentoring, four types of listening skills, the value of trust, and how to help someone understand God’s Perspective, find Hope, make Changes and Practice a new lifestyle that pleases God.





Soul Care is the on-going training process for Biblical Counselors in all areas of our Counseling Ministry. We want to provide our counselors with the best Biblical training, advances in counseling processes, and information that will fill their “toolbox” with practical helps for their clients. Soul Care meetings will be scheduled by the Counseling Pastor.





A friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life's most difficult experience in the loss of a loved one. Through this class you will watch a video series of experts speaking on this subject. Feel free to join at any point throughout the series.



Addictions recovery

Assessment- Following admission to our program, clients will be evaluated on their physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual condition. Should detox be a necessary component of your care, you will be referred to York Hospital or a private facility of the client’s choice for medical monitoring. Individual therapy sessions- Addictions often coexist with psychological issues, which may be tackled through individual counseling. One-on One sessions will offer complete privacy and discretion to allow you to achieve personal growth through your counseling.

Group therapy -   Group therapy is another effective strategy for facing emotional issues associated with addiction, and it can also be an opportunity to learn new coping mechanisms. Group meetings are Thursdays 7 to 8:30 PM. 

Family Support

  • Treatment Process

  • Understanding

  • Codependency

  • Understanding Family

  • Dynamics

  • Understanding Effective

  • Communication Skills

  • Understanding Limits and

  • Boundaries

  • Understanding Support

  • Systems and Their Role

  • Prescription Drug Abuse

  • Sexual Addiction

  • Eating Disorders

  • Gender Identity Issues

  • Suicide Prevention

Levels of Recovery Support

  • One-on-One Counseling

  • Assigned Mentor (Sponsor)

  • Group Educational Sessions

  • Service Opportunities

  • Random Drug Testing

Services Offered

  • Substance Abuse