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The pastor's family: shepherding your family through the challenges of pastoral ministry [electronic resource] / Brian Croft, Cara Croft.

Croft, Brian, author. (Author). Croft, Cara, author. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780310516682 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0310516684 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (3hr., 59 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Zondervan : 2013.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator not specified.
Summary, etc.: Featuring insights from the perspective of both a pastor and his wife-The Pastor's Family identifies the complicated burdens and expectations ministry brings to the life of a family. Brian and Cara Croft identify the unique challenges that pastors face as husbands and fathers. They also discuss the difficulties and joys of being a pastor's wife and offer practical advice on raising children in a ministry family. In addition to addressing the challenges of marriage and raising children, they also highlight the joys of serving together as a family and the unique opportunities pastors have to train their children and lead their families. With discussion questions for use by couples and pastoral reading groups, this book is ideal for pastors and their spouses, pastoral ministry students and their wives, as well as elders, deacons, and others who wish to remain faithful to the care of their families while diligently fulfilling their calling in ministry. The Pastor's Family equips pastors with time-tested wisdom to address the tension of family and congregational dynamics while persevering in their calling.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Clergy > Family relationships.
Families of clergy.

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