Called to Teach: The Vocation of the Presbyterian Educator  -     By: Duncan S. Ferguson, William J. Weston
Buy Item $2.49 Retail: $30.00 Save 92% ($27.51) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

Called to Teach: The Vocation of the Presbyterian Educator

Westminster John Knox Press / 2003 / Paperback

|
Retail: $30.00
|
Save 92% ($27.51)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW502210

Current Promotions

Product Description

Is a Presbyterian educator's vocation still relevant in today's institutions of higher learning? Laying the biblical, theological, and historical arguments for pursuing a teaching career, well-known scholars explore how the vocation is lived out in today's secular and church-related colleges and universities. Contributors include Cynthia Campbell, John Kuykendall, and others. 223 pages, softcover from Geneva.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 223
Vendor: Westminster John Knox Press
Publication Date: 2003
Dimensions: 9 X 6 (inches)
ISBN: 0664502210
ISBN-13: 9780664502218
Availability: In Stock

Publisher's Description

In this unique book, Duncan Ferguson and Beau Weston argue that the calling to teach is distinctively Reformed and a primary mission of the Presbyterian Church. This collection of essays first lays the biblical, theological, and historical foundations for this calling, then explores how it is lived out today in educational institutions--church-related as well as secular. Ferguson and Weston conclude that today's church must have the nurture of the teacher as a central part of its mission.

Author Bio

Duncan S. Ferguson worked in higher education for years, serving as a college chaplain, faculty member, and administrator. He has also served as Senior Officer of Higher Education for the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and for the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities. William J. Weston is John M. and Louise Van Winkle Professor of Sociology at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky. He is an elder in the Presbyterian Church and has published several books, including Presbyterian Pluralism: Competition in a Protestant House .

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Relationships: A Mess Worth Making
    Relationships: A Mess Worth Making
    Timothy S. Lane, Paul David Tripp
    New Growth Press / 2006 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $17.99 Save 33% ($6.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW080765
  2. John Calvin and Evangelical Theology: Legacy and Prospect
    John Calvin and Evangelical Theology: Legacy and Prospect
    Westminster John Knox Press / Trade Paperback
    $6.99 Retail: $40.00 Save 83% ($33.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW233464
  3. Running Scared: Fear, Worry, and the God of Rest
    Running Scared: Fear, Worry, and the God of Rest
    Edward T. Welch
    New Growth Press / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $13.49 Retail: $19.99 Save 33% ($6.50)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW556754
  4. Experiencing God - Leader Guide Revised
    Experiencing God - Leader Guide Revised
    Richard Blackaby, Henry Blackaby, Claude King
    Lifeway / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $8.99
    4 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW858394

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search