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Peacemaking Pastor, The: A Biblical Guide to Resolving Church Conflict [Paperback]

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Pages   317
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 8.9" Width: 6" Height: 0.9"
Weight:   1.4 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Aug 1, 2006
Publisher   Baker Publishing Group
ISBN  0801065895  
EAN  9780801065897  


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A survey on the importance of reconciliation ministry plus practical tools for facilitating the peacemaking process within a church. Perfect for seminarians, ministry leaders, and pastors.

Publishers Description
Seminaries generally are not very effective in equipping pastors to be ministers of reconciliation, says pastor and experienced mediator Alfred Poirier. The result is pastors trained in biblical exposition, well-ordered worship, and good theology, but with little practical know-how about one of the most important functions they will be expected to perform: conflict resolution.
The Peacemaking Pastor provides a survey of the nature and kinds of conflict typical in the pastorate to bring to light the need to recover the ministry of reconciliation. Poirier, chairman of the board of Peacemaker Ministries, shows pastors the importance of a reconciliation ministry, gives them a theological framework for peacemaking, and provides practical tools for facilitating the peacemaking process.
Written by a pastor for pastors, this insightful book will encourage and equip seminaries and ministry leaders in their original calling-promoting a culture of peacemaking in the church.

Community Description
A survey on the importance of reconciliation ministry plus practical tools for facilitating the peacemaking process within a church. Perfect for seminarians, ministry leaders, and pastors.

Introduction 9 (191)
1. Hope for a Heretic 17 (12)
2. The Paths of Conflict 29 (18)
3. The Heart of Conflict 47 (24)
4. God's Glory in Conflict 71 (19)
5. Peacemaking in the Family of God 90 (22)
6. Confessing Our Sins to Another 112 (21)
7. Granting True Forgiveness 133 (26)
8. Looking Out for the Interests of Others 159 (24)
9. Pastor as Mediator 183 (17)
10. Mediation and Arbitration 200 (20)
11. Church Discipline Principles 220 (23)
12. Church Discipline Practices 243 (22)
13. Toward Becoming a Peacemaking Church 265 (34)
Notes 299 (12)
Scripture Index 311
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Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Alfred Poirier (M.A., M.Div., D.Min., Westminster Theological Seminary) is chairman of the board for Peacemaker Ministries and serves it additionally as adjunct instructor and mediator. He is senior pastor of Rocky Mountain Community Church in Billings, Montana.

Alfred Poirier was born in 1952.

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Superb, detailed, an excellent resource for every pastor  Jan 11, 2007
This book addresses the need for true peace within in the church - and how to achieve that peace. Currently, the church often looks more like the world than the church. Repentance and forgiveness have been replaced by modern psychology. True love has been replaced by a counterfeit. This resource takes us back to the roots of Christianity - Jesus came to die, and through his blood we are reconciled to God so that we might have life everlasting.
Even though the book targets pastors, it is also a very helpful resource for all, as we are all called to be peacemakers in the body of Christ. It builds beautifully on The Peacemaker, by Ken Sande, and gives additional guidance in a new, refreshing way.
 
Biblical and Practical Help for ALL Churches  Oct 6, 2006
Rev. Dr. Alfred Poirier has written a biblical and practical book that is sure to help all pastors, church leaders, and church members to understand and faithfully live out the gospel of Jesus Christ in both their personal and corporate lives.

This book is actually a storehouse of information! From a systematically biblical approach to conflict resolution (Pastor Poirier is the Chairman of the Board of Peacemaker Ministries and has extensive experience in Christian conciliation), to the important legal risk management issues associated with redemptive and loving church discipline, this book has it all.

If you are looking for an extensive case study on how to handle a repentant sex offender in your community, read this book!

For detailed information on what it looks like for an entire church to be a part of the restorative aspects of church accountability and discipline, this book contains example after example.

If you are wondering if it is even possible for Christians to have authentic, intimate, REAL friendships and relationships that persevere over time ... read this book and be encouraged and helped.

As an attorney, a Certified Christian Conciliator with the Institute for Christian Conciliation, an author ("Peacemaking Women: Biblical Hope for Resolving Conflict", Baker 2005), and a frequent speaker at women's retreats and conferences, I have the privilege of observing "Body Life" (The Bride! The Church!) in contexts across the nation and even around the world. And I can tell you that, beyond a doubt, this book is going to have a profound impact on the ministry of the gospel.

Read it and be blessed!
And thank you, Pastor Poirier, for your labor of both scholarship and love.

Your grateful sheep,
Tara Barthel
 

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