Condensing an enormous amount of material into one handy, easy-to-use manual, Dr. Lehman succinctly covers all of the bases. Part One deals with the calling and development of the pastor Part Two covers sermon preparation, teaching, visitation and counseling, conflict management, team ministry, administration, outside affiliations, as well as making successful transitions. Included are four helpful appendices.
Dr. Victor D. Lehman is the pastor of First Baptist Church, Fargo, ND, holds a Ph.D. in Educational Studies, and has taught seminary level classes.
Rather than dictating a rigid job description, Lehman develops his ideas and perspectives based on the understanding that there is no one right way to be a pastor.