Breaking free from the one pastor mentality in congregational life: a manual for a lay shepherding ministry

Full Title
Breaking free from the one pastor mentality in congregational life: a manual for a lay shepherding ministry
Author
Cynthia L Hale
Abstract
This project was designed to provide a structure through which lay persons can be involved in pastoral caregiving in a local congregation. Addressing the attitudes that favor a professional, ordained ministry, theological and biblical justification is given for every member in ministry. A sermon series highlighting the interrelatedness of persons called and gifted to build up the body of Christ is included. Project showed positive results in that lay shepherding ministry has successfully been established.
Degree Granting Institution
Advisor
Henry H Mitchell
Edward L Wheeler
Language
English
Date
1991
Number of Pages
138