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Visit the Sick Shepherding the Afflicted and Dying in Your Congregation Ministering the Master's Way

Brian Croft ´ 2 Read

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S diaconal team at my churchRead in October 2013 A Small Little Book But A Nice Compendium Of Information On little book But a nice compendium of information on those who are sick or hurting in your
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It offers theological perspective before moving into practical matters Do you consider care for the sick an essential activity for Christ followers Do you have a theology that is sturdy enough to shine even in the darkness of those on the brink of death Do you think to pop a few breath mints before you go and pray with someone on their sickbedThis book presents a concise Biblical and practical guide for caring for the sick in Christ s name and strength While Croft s many years of experience as a pastor as well as being the son of a doctor provide ample material for practical advise it is th. Iving Christians through the counsel of the heroes of #CHURCH HISTORY TO RECAPTURE THE PRACTICE OF VISITING THE #history to recapture the practice of visiting the This is accomplished by considering three specific areas first our commitment to the theological as we consider how most effectively to care for their souls; second our com. E Biblical foundation that Croft lays prior to discussing the practical implications of that foundation lays prior to discussing the practical implications of that foundation is the real strength of this book Too often books either expound on Scripture and theology but never make practical demands from that theology or even worse start with the pragmatic and then search for prooftexts in Scripture to give weight to opinions Croft does an excellent job of letting his practical exhortations flow from the Word of God both from specific texts on caring for the sick and dying and from the metanarratives of Scripture Above all he shows that caring for the sick is about the GospelThis book was a great reminder of the essential ministry of caring for the physical needs of people as well as a great tool for accomplishing that task. Mitment to the pastoral which instructs us how to proceed with wisdom and discernment in the variety of circumstances we will face; third our commitment to the practical so that the manner in which we care for the sick will help not hinder our effort to communicate
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truth to Very practical book Easy read It *is under 100 pages This is a great little book for pastors and their congregation visiting *under 100 pages This is a great little book for pastors and their congregation visiting sick and terminally ill This book is not just for pastors It is written by a Baptist preacher but his nowledge and wisdom in regards to visiting the sick is very good I had several take aways for myself that I plan to implement when I go to visit hospice patients So it was definitely worth the read If anyone feels they have a calling or ministry in bereavement hospital visitations hospice etc then this book is definitely for you A helpful little book although I found the appendix with JC Ryle S Essay On Sickness From essay on sickness from 1800s to be the most helpful part of it This was thought provoking
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me in position as part of the women. The demands of the twenty first century have led to the neglect of certain essential responsibilities in the life of a Christian One of those is the visitation and care of the sick in our congregations This book is designed to instruct and motivate pastors church leaders and other care