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Oversee God's people : shepherding the flock through administration and delegation / Brian Croft and Bryce Butler.

Croft, Brian, (author.). Butler, Bryce, (author. ).
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Practical Shepherding.
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Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 254 CRO (Text) 78731000512882 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780310519317 (softcover)
  • Physical Description: 128 pages ; 18 cm
  • Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan : Zondervan, [2015].

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Foreword by Daniel Montgomery -- Introduction (Brian Croft) -- A biblical imperative: the calling from scripture (Brian Croft) -- Shepherding (1 Peter 5:1-4) -- Delegation (Acts 6:1-7) -- Training (2 Timothy 2:2) -- Protection (Acts 20:28-30) -- Stewardship (Hebrews 13:17) -- An administrative essential: looking to the end goal (Bryce Butler) -- Care for souls -- Equip and the ends of the earth -- Steward resources -- A practical necessity: what does faithful oversight look like? (Bryce Butler) -- Prepare public worship (Brian Croft) -- Manage finances -- Maintain facilities -- Supervise staff -- Replace yourself -- Conclusion (Brian Croft and Bryce Butler) -- Acknowledgments -- Appendix: administrative pastor versus executive pastor (Bryce Butler) -- Notes.
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Part of the Practical Shepherding series of resources, Oversee God's People is a treasure trove of focused, biblical tools to equip church leaders and empower church members. Pastors Brian Croft and Bryce Butler combine a theological foundation with practical helps so that church leaders can run an effective day-to-day ministry of administration like a shepherd while empowering church members to effectively use their gifts through wise delegation. Oversee God's People unpacks what the Bible teaches about administration and the necessity of delegation in congregational leadership, offering real-world, practical suggestion to improve the structures, processes, relationships among leaders and laypeople in your church.
Subject: Church management.
Pastoral theology.
Christian leadership.

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