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Pastor as counselor : wise presence, sacred conversation

Author: John Patton
Publisher: Nashville : Abingdon Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First [edition]View all editions and formats
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This very practical book offers no-nonsense instructions for pastors, chaplains, and ministers whose real specialty is the practice of relational wisdom. Patton provides a helpful, step-by-step template for pastoral counseling sessions and clear guidelines for understanding when to defer and how to refer -- all while remaining faithful to the basic pastoral calling to connect persons seeking help with the  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Patton, John, 1930-
Pastor as counselor.
Nashville, Tennessee : Abingdon Press, 2015
(DLC) 2015015118
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Patton
ISBN: 9781630886905 1630886904
OCLC Number: 907495397
Description: xiii, 117 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The pastor's specialty: relational wisdom --
The first pastoral counseling conversation --
Continuing the counseling conversation --
Pastoral consultation on family and family-like relationships --
On consulting about family-type problems.
Responsibility: John Patton.

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This very practical book offers no-nonsense instructions for pastors, chaplains, and ministers whose real specialty is the practice of relational wisdom. Patton provides a helpful, step-by-step template for pastoral counseling sessions and clear guidelines for understanding when to defer and how to refer -- all while remaining faithful to the basic pastoral calling to connect persons seeking help with the relationships and resources they need to deal with their lives.
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