(PUBFortress)1991 Academy of Parish Clergy Book Award recipient. ''Deserves commendation and a large readership. The authors have touched sensitively on a wide range of issues with a wisdom that is practiced and practical.''---Christian Ministry. Deals with truth-telling, authority, salary, burnout, confidentiality, and more. 200 pages, paper.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 200 Vendor: Fortress Press Publication Date: 1990
Dimensions: 8 1/2 X 5 1/2 X 1/2 (inches) ISBN: 0800623916 ISBN-13: 9780800623913 Availability: In Stock
An ethical guide for clergy and laypersons who deal with "the vexing questions that arise in the daily life of a minister at work." The authors discuss salaries, truth-telling, surviving church politics, confidentiality, the unmarried pastor, the two-clergy family, accepting gifts, working with other church staff, and more.