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by James M. Garretson

  • ISBN: 0851518931
  • Category: Christian Books
  • Author: James M. Garretson
  • Subcategory: Christian Living
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Banner of Truth; First Edition edition (January 1, 2005)
  • Pages: 280 pages
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  • Rating: 4.2
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James M. Garretson serves as ministry director for the Christian union at Harvard Law School and is the author . Thoughts on Preaching and Pastoral Ministry: Lessons from the Life and Writings of James W. Alexander (Garretson).

James M. Garretson serves as ministry director for the Christian union at Harvard Law School and is the author of several books.

Princeton and Preaching. Archibald Alexander and the Christian Ministry. These are some of the issues this book addresses

Princeton and Preaching. These are some of the issues this book addresses. Dr. James Garretson has drawn together wise, practical, and relevant insights into the call, qualifications, and work of the Christian pastor from the extant lecture notes of one of Princeton’s best loved and most respected teachers, Dr. Archibald Alexander. As you read this book you will feel as if you were sitting at the feet of this ‘first-class theologian, mentor and minister of the gospel’, alongside the many students of ‘Old Princeton’ whose lives and future ministries were moulded by Alexander’s inspiring classroom instruction.

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Princeton and Preaching: Archibald Alexander and the Christiain Ministry

Princeton and Preaching: Archibald Alexander and the Christiain Ministry. James Bratt - author of the forthcoming Abraham Kuyper: Modern Calvinist, Christian Democrat "Princeton Theological Seminary has played a role matched by few other institutions in the history of American Protestantism.

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In the opening biographical sketch, James M. Garretson introduces us to the things that influenced Alexander and . Garretson introduces us to the things that influenced Alexander and how he sought to cultivate godliness in himself, the men he trained, and people to whom he ministered. Garretson reinforces this through fifty-six short excerpts from across the published writings of Alexander, allowing us to experience firsthand the richness of Old Princeton spirituality.

How does one know whether God is calling a man to the pastoral ministry? Are we aware of the moral, intellectual, and physical qualifications needed for the Christian ministry? What are the best methods of sermon preparation and should the preacher pay as much attention to preparing his own heart as to preparing the message he is to preach? On what kinds of subjects should a pastor preach, and how should such preaching be done? What is really involved in being a shepherd of Christ's flock? Do we know what kinds of discouragements and encouragements face the pastor in his ministry? These are some of the issues this book addresses. Dr. James Garretson has drawn together wise, practical, and relevant insights into the call, qualifications, and work of the Christian pastor from the extant lecture notes of one of Princeton's best loved and most respected teachers, Dr. Archibald Alexander. As you read this book you will feel as if you were sitting at the feet of this 'first-class theologian, mentor and minister of the gospel', alongside the many students of 'Old Princeton' whose lives and future ministries were moulded by Alexander's inspiring classroom instruction. You will also discover to your lasting profit that Alexander's wise counsel on pastoral theology, drawn as it was from the ever-fresh spring of Holy Scripture, remains of continuing value for today's preachers who seek to walk in the sound and fruitful paths of their godly forefathers.
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