I don’t agree with every jot and tittle, but Adams’ 1974 work remains one of the most even-handed introductions to the topic.
At the risk of undermining the reader’s confidence in my objectivity, I have to admit that I have nothing negative to say about the book.
In every domain—I think it’s safe to generalize—women will better be able to pursue godly femininity when they are surrounded by men who pursue godly masculinity.
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Book Review: God’s Potters: Pastoral Leadership and the Shaping of Congregations, by Jackson W. CarrollReview by Jonathan Leeman | 03.31.2010
How then should we measure excellence in ministers and churches? We should measure them entirely according to whether they are faithful to living by and proclaiming God’s Word.
This book is excellent, and should be read by every thoughtful and thoughtless pastor, so that they might better understand both the Word and their own role.
This book leaves so much unsaid, to state it as charitably as I can, that what the person would gain from your book itself is not Christianity or the gospel of Jesus Christ.
In short, Vibrant Church provides a very useful tool for strengthening, energizing, and equipping God’s people for the 21st century.
White and Yeats offer an alternative and excellent course for our generation. Yet I wonder if we still have the ability to recognize healthy food from junk food.
If you’re not careful, Lauterbach’s book just might cause a paradigm shift in how you think about grace and the gospel, as well as how you think about the church.
Discipline with Care is a good book on church discipline that will strengthen churches by promoting their holy witness.
Emergents, I plead with you, please read those aspects of the book carefully and with open hearts.
I found myself deeply encouraged by the reflections of this life-long pastor, who has been such a clear gift to Christ’s church.