Five Smooth Stones for Pastoral Work
Five Smooth Stones for Pastoral Work shows how five Old Testament books provide a solid foundation for much of what a pastor does: prayer-directing, story-making, pain-sharing, nay-saying and community-building. This book opens up to pastors a wealth of valuable practical-theological insights.
- Paperback | 251 pages
- 150 x 228 x 18mm | 358.34g
- 24 May 1996
- William B Eerdmans Publishing Co
- Grand Rapids, United States
Back cover copy
Originally published in 1980 and now being reprinted to meet continuing demand, 'Five Smooth Stones for Pastoral Work' shows how five Old Testament books provide a solid foundation for much of what a pastor does.
About Eugene H. Peterson
Eugene H. Peterson, author of the best-selling contemporary translation of the Bible titled The Message, is professor emeritus of spiritual theology at Regent College, Vancouver, British Columbia.