A Handbook for Strengthening Ministry Skills
– Austin B. Tucker. Kregel.
Recommended by leaders such as Haddon Robinson, Wayne McDill and Michael Duduit. Chapter titles include: Your First Pastorate; The Pastor Among His People; Pastoral Care and Counseling; The Pastor’s Pulpit Ministry; Problem-Solving Preaching; Pastoral Leadership; Conflict Management; Weddings and Funerals; Ministerial Ethics; The Bivocational Pastor; The Pastor as Teacher; Baptism and Lord’s Supper; The Pastor’s Stewardship of Time; The Pastor’s Personal Life. A Primer is a good word for this book. A good gift idea for someone going into ministry.
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