Entries in Pastoral Theology (2)

Thursday
Nov042010

Strengthening, Renewing Call to Christian Ministry

Helps ministers recover their faith and hope in the value of ministry, the place of the church in God’s economy, and the importance of perseverance in the face of difficulty. Similar to the guide on Pastoral Theology, but not all resources fit in the theological category. Features authors such as Niebuhr and Yancey.

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Friday
Apr012011

Pastoral Theology

Acknowledges the importance of theological clarity in ministry, and of theological revival in overcoming burnout. Includes both classic and contemporary authors who elevate the witness of scripture on the nature of ministry. Similar to the guide on Strengthening and Renewing the Ministry Call, except these are theologies in the technical sense. Highlights authors such as Anderson, Bonhoeffer, Peterson, Purves, and Nouwen.

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