Hearing Beyond The Words: How To Become A Listening Pastor
- Publish Date: 2006-08-01
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Emma J. Justes
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Only when pastors hear beyond the words, canthey care-fully minister. Pastors listen all the time. Or do they? Listening is more than a developed skill; it is an awesome gift of hospitality offered to others. According to Dr. Emma Justes,hearing beyond the wordssignifies an intimate relationship characterized by humility, thoughtful availability, vulnerability, and mutuality. Listening requires focused attention and openness. To help the reader learn this essential skill, the author includes exercises at the end of each chapter to build needed competency for this healing ministry.