Hearing Beyond the Words: How to Become a Listening Pastor  -     By: Emma J. Justes
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Hearing Beyond the Words: How to Become a Listening Pastor

Abingdon Press / 2006 / Paperback

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 152
Vendor: Abingdon Press
Publication Date: 2006
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches)
ISBN: 0687494990
ISBN-13: 9780687494996
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Only when pastors hear beyond the words, can they care-fully minister. Pastors listen all the time. Or do they? Listening is more than a developed skill; it is an awesome gift of hospitality offered to others. According to Dr. Emma Justes, hearing beyond the words signifies an intimate relationship characterized by humility, thoughtful availability, vulnerability, and mutuality. Listening requires focused attention and openness. To help the reader learn this essential skill, the author includes exercises at the end of each chapter to build needed competency for this healing ministry.

Author Bio

Emma J. Justesis Distinguished Professor of Pastoral Care and Counseling, Emma Toussant Chair in Pastoral Theology, at United Theological Seminary, Dayton, Ohio. She has taught at Northern Baptist Theological Seminary, Garrett-Evangelical Seminary, Perkins School of Theology. In addition to her role as professor, she has served as a pastor and counselor both here and abroad. Author of many articles and book chapters, she wrote the book, Hearing Beyond the Words: How toBecome aListeningPastor.(Abingdon Press).

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