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A Pastoral Rule for Today: Reviving an Ancient Practice

A Pastoral Rule for Today: Reviving an Ancient Practice

by Joseph D Small, John P Burgess and Jerry Andrews

The pastoral office has always been a difficult calling. Today, the pastor is often asked to fulfill multiple roles: preacher, teacher, therapist, administrator, CEO. How can pastors thrive amid such demands? What is needed is a contemporary pastoral rule: a pattern for ministry that both encourages pastors and enables them to focus on what… Read more…

Encounters with Orthodoxy: How Protestant Churches Can Reform Themselves Again

Encounters with Orthodoxy: How Protestant Churches Can Reform Themselves Again

by John P Burgess

When author and theologian John P. Burgess first travelled to Russia, he was hoping to expand his theological horizons and explore the rebirth of the Orthodox Church since the fall of Communism. But what he found changed some fundamental assumptions about his own tradition of North American Protestantism. In this book, Burgess asks how an encounter with Orth… Read more…