The Ministry Essentials Bible, Brick Red/Sand: A comprehensive Bible for everyone in leadership

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Retail: $69.95
Size: 7 x 9 1/4 inches
Binding: Flexisoft Leather, Brick Red/S
Pages: 2016
Pub Date: September 2014
ISBN: 9781619704350
ISBN-13: 9781619704350
Item Number: 704350
Categories: Bibles; Preaching Aids

Product Description

The Ministry Essentials Bible, NIV 2011 ed., is designed to equip church and parachurch leaders, missionaries, laypeople and ministry leaders of all kinds with the practical tools they need to manage everyday ministry issues. It provides busy leaders with succinct, wise, and applicable viewpoints on the most common facets of Christian leadership.

250 practical articlesówritten by well-known Christian leaders such as Bill Hybels, Gordon MacDonald, John and Nancy Ortberg, Billy Graham, John Stott, and Francis Chanócomplement the biblical text. The articles are divided into five main themes of ministry:
- Spiritual Leadership
- Preaching, Corporate Prayer, and Discipleship
- The Leaderís Spiritual Life
- Shepherding Others
- Evangelism and Social Justice

The individual articles within this Bible provide basic overviews on topics from managing and motivating volunteers, to managing conflict, to ministering to someone with an eating disorder or post-traumatic stress disorder. This unique content is from the archives of Christianity Today, and is not found in any other Bibles on the market.

A Practical Resource Guide provides guidance on various pastoral functions such as weddings, baptisms, and funerals.