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Tending to the Holy: The Practice of the Presence of God in Ministry

Tending to the Holy The Practice of the Presence of God in Ministry None

  • Title: Tending to the Holy: The Practice of the Presence of God in Ministry
  • Author: Bruce G. Epperly Katherine Gould Epperly
  • ISBN: 9781566993913
  • Page: 289
  • Format: Paperback
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    1 thought on “Tending to the Holy: The Practice of the Presence of God in Ministry

    1. Busy pastors often take little time to attend to their physical, emotional, or spiritual life. They also often compartmentalize parts of their ministry – assuming that some parts are spiritual (preaching and praying) and others not so spiritual (administration). Bruce and Kate Epperly pick up on Brother Lawrence’s imagery of “practicing the presence of God” and share their understanding of how all aspects of ministry are spiritual and need to be undertaken in prayer – whether that pray [...]

    2. I thought this was an excellent book that provided a number of really good, practical exercises to ground ministry in the life of the spirit. It has practices to rediscover vocation, to tend to the presence of God in sermon and worship preparation, in administration, in pastoral care and in prophetic hospitality. These practices are well described and when practiced both made me more aware of God in my daily ministry and help me tend my spirit that I might feel cared for. I'd recommend this book [...]

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