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Letters to Timothy A Handbook for Pastors

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ISBN-10: 0805423877

ISBN-13: 9780805423877

Edition: 2001

Authors: John R. Bisagno, Rick Warren

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List price: $19.99
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: B&H Publishing Group
Publication date: 6/1/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 480
Size: 9.00" wide x 6.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

Evangelical pastor Richard Duane "Rick" Warren was born in San Jose, California on January 28, 1954. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from California Baptist University, a Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and a Doctor of Ministry degree from Fuller Theological Seminary. He worked at the Texas Ranch for Christ before founding the megachurch Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, California in 1980. He has written or co-written several books including The Purpose Driven Church, The Purpose Driven Life, and The Daniel Plan Cookbook: Healthy Eating for Life. He has lectured as a theologian at many universities and seminaries and was chosen in 2008 by…    

Foreword
Introduction
The Church
God's Glorious Church
Five Ingredients of Growing Churches
The Offices of the Church
God's Gift to the Church
The Prayer Life of the Church
The Church Committees
Appointing the Committees
Deacons and Their Ministry
Deacons and Divorce
Church Discipline
The Pastor as God's Man
The Call to the Ministry
Various Kinds of Ministry
The Question of Formal Education
Essential Integrity
Leading Out of Your Character
A Touch of Charisma
The Pastor's Personality
A Teachable Spirit
You and Your People Skills
The Pastor's Prayer Life
The Pastor's Home
Managing Your Time
Your Weekly Schedule
Outside Speaking Engagements
Faithful Over Small Opportunities
About Those Greener Pastures
Dealing with Pastor Search Committees
Faithful to the End
The Pastor as Spiritual Leader
The Pastor and His People
Casting the Vision
Hospital Calls
Death Calls
Conducting the Funeral
The Counseling Ministry
Preparation-for-Marriage Course
Weddings
The Pastor as Organizational Leader
So You Want to Be a Leader
Community, Cause, Corporation
Making the Tough Decisions
Dealing with Opposition
Don't Use Up Your Leadership
Staying above the Fray
Principles of Motivation
Streamlining the Organization
Things to Control
Publicity and Advertising
The Church Newspaper
Protecting the Church from Liability
The Pastar as Preacher
Preparing the Message
Delivering the Message
Extending the Invitation
Doing Good Follow-up
The Meaning and Method of Baptism
Administering the Lord's Supper
Calling Out the Called
Great Preachers or Great Pastors
Worship Services
Multiple Services
The Traditional Music Ministry
The Contemporary Music Ministry
Dramas and Skits
The Atmosphere of the Church
Recognizing and Receiving Guests
The Use of Public Testimonies
Ushers and Greeters
The Question of Sunday Nights
Supply Preachers
Programs and Ministries
Organizing the Sunday Morning Bible Study
The Ministry of the Sunday Morning Bible Study
Ministry to Adults
Ministry to Singles
Ministry to Students
Ministry to Elementary Children
Ministry to Preschoolers
Planning and Training for the Sunday Morning Bible Study
Special Bible Studies
The Bus Ministry
The Activities Ministry
Planning the Evangelistic Crusade
The Art of Effective Change
Witness Training and Outreach
Vacation Bible School
Summer Camps
Planting New Churches
Special Days
Special Events
Seizing the Opportunity
The Church Staff
Administering the Staff
Calling a Staff Member
Reassigning and Releasing a Staff Member
Delegating Responsibility
Observing Anniversaries
The Church Finances
Overseeing the Budget
Ensuring Financial Responsibility
The Issue of Borrowing Money
Steps to the Building Program
Conducting the Capital Campaign
The Benevolence Ministry
A Financial Potpourri
Facilities and Operations
The Importance of Location and Relocating
The Importance of Parking
Building and Grounds
Your Physical Environment
Security
Food Services
Should the Church Own Vehicles?
Other Important Matters
Ordaining and Licensing Ministers
The Library and Resource Center
Starting Schools
The Question of Childhood Conversion
The Use of Radio
The Use of Television
The Use of the Internet
Preparing the Church for an Interim
Retiring: Getting It Right